Arnold & Son Unveils World’s First: Instrument Golden Wheel

 |  January 15th, 2015

There is just no getting around the fact that Arnold & Son superbly embraces traditional watchmaking and visionary thinking. We have written about this brand with a rich British history so many times here before — as they regulary release ground-breaking timepieces.  Well, 2015 is no exception. The new patented, world-fist watch combines the wandering hour (also known as jumping hour) complication with a true beats second complication (sometimes referred to as a deadbeat seconds). Called the Golden Wheel — so named for the solid gold time carrousel with the true beat seconds hand from the central axis squarely visible on the dial side the watch — the watch is a unique three-dimensional interpretation of the ancient wandering hours complication that has roots…

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