Just as the moon accompanies us day by day and yet always fascinates us anew, the new Belisar Chronograph Moon Phase from Union Glashütte proves to be a reliable and attractive companion for every day of the year. This elegant timepiece from Saxony features all calendar display elements and a mechanical chronograph movement with a power reserve of up to 60 hours.
The phases of the moon are shown through a classic, handsome indicator positioned at 6 o’clock, where the celestial spectacle is acted out as though on a miniature dark-blue stage with yellow stars. The white dial with black, nickel-plated indices and numerals and blued hands form a subtle backdrop, which remains clear and tidy despite the numerous displays.
The date is displayed via a central revolving hand with a crescent-shaped tip. Indicator windows for the current day and month are located inside the 30 minute display at 12 o’clock. The day of the week can be easily adjusted when month lengths vary, with a push-button at 10 o’clock. An hour counter at 6 o’clock completes the chronograph functions. The arrow-shaped hand of the 24 hour display at 9 o’clock provides excellent readability, day or night.
This is all housed in a well-proportioned stainless steel case with a diameter of 44 millimetres, equipped with the signature screwed-on flanks of the Belisar collection. The screw-down case back with sapphire crystal provides an unrestricted view of the UNG-25.01 movement with up to 60 hours of running power, produced and finished in Glashütte. The timepiece is water-resistant up to a pressure of 10 bar (100 metres). The Belisar Chronograph Moon Phase in stainless steel with a brown leather strap is available for EUR/CHF 2980.00*. A particularly elegant version with a bezel and case sides made of 18-carat rose gold and rose gold-coloured hands and markers is also available, for EUR/CHF 4800.00*. More information via the Union Glashütte website.
* recommended retail price
Hours, minutes and small second
Date indicated by a hand
Dial windows for day, month and moon phase display
Day correction using push-button at 10 o’clock
Chronograph function with 60 second, 30 minute and 12 hour counters
60 hr power reserve
|Case:||Stainless steel 316L with screwed-on stainless steel flanks
Screw-down case-back with sapphire crystal
Blued hands, black nickel-plated indices and numerals
|Glass:||Sapphire crystal, anti-reflective coating on both faces|
|Water resistance:||Water-resistant up to a pressure of 10 bar (corresponds to 100 m)|
|Strap:||Brown leather strap|
|Clasp:||Double fold fastener with two push-buttons|
|Price (photo):||Germany and Austria:
Recommended retail price of EUR 2980.00
Recommended retail price of CHF 2980.00
|Additional model:||Stainless steel 316L with 18 ct rose gold bezel and screwed-on flanks, white dial with PVD rose gold-coloured hands, markers and numerals, brown leather strap, EUR 4800.00/CHF 4800.00|
|Contact:||Germany: Phone: +49 (0) 6196 88777 1603
Austria: Phone: +43 (0) 1 981 85 71
Switzerland: Phone: +41 (0) 32 933 35 52
International: Phone: +49 (0) 35053 4616 300
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