Understated Elegance from the Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classique
Tracing its roots back to the original 1931 model, the Jaeger-LeCoultre Classique Reverso boasts a rich lineage and enviable pedigree. The Reverso Classique watch shares many features with its pioneering forefather, including ample space to engrave the reverse of the dial with a personal message or motif. The Art Deco design that defines the Reverso series is also present, bringing an authentic and iconic air to this contemporary timepiece.
Originally designed for the active polo player, the Reverso was so named by virtue of its reversible dial designed to protect the crystal during the fast-paced game of polo. Essentially the earliest dedicated sports watch, each successive generation has built upon the last combining traditional craftsmanship with modern influences. The JLC Reverso Classique is among the latest in a long line of beautiful watches bringing the collection together in indomitable style.
Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classique - A Sublime Movement
Featuring a hand-wound, 93 piece movement that includes 18 jewels and one expertly machined barrel, the Reverso Classique boasts a movement of distinguished precision. The JLC 846/1 calibre delivers 21600 vibrations per hour and benefits from a 38 hour power-reserve. Casings for the JLC Reverso Classique are available in both stainless steel and yellow gold with a choice of bracelet or leather strap finishing this exquisite timepiece.
Collectors looking to buy a Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classique will enjoy the silvered dial with black transferred numerals and Bâton hands. The double folding 16mm buckle or stainless steel bracelet will keep the watch comfortably secured to any wrist and, for increased protection, the Jaeger Reverso Classique also benefits from 3-bar water resistance. The entire casing measures 38.5 x 23.1mm and the JLC Reverso Classique has a thickness of 7.1mm – making it elegant and discreetly unassuming.
The Reverso Classique is the very epitome of charm and delicacy, bringing a unique and refined aesthetic to the Reverso collection. Collectors have coveted this watch since its inception, and with the Jaeger Reverso Classique a contemporary twist to a timeless collection has been greeted with open arms. For watch aficionados everywhere, the JLC Reverso Classique represents an authentic slice of horological history, combining the very best of the past with a progressive look towards a very bright future.