Enamel Miniature Painting

Galet Secret

This spectacular and highly technical piece conceals an ingenious complication. Beneath its classic wristwatch appearance lies a mechanism conceived and developed by Laurent Ferrier: a device that pivots the dial’s two opaque crystals a full 240° like a fan opening to reveal a second hand-decorated dial.

The cloisonné enamel is an enamelling technique of bending and welding a gold wire on a plate to the desired shape. The various compartments are then filled with enamel.

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