One of many final new watches launched in the course of the 2021 version of the Dubai Watch Week is a modern, black ceramic model of the Bell & Ross BR03 92. The model is understood for its square-cased watches impressed by flight devices, and that is no exception. Created in collaboration with Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons, the Dubai-based retailer, that is the Bell & Ross BR03 92 UAE Fiftieth Anniversary.
Bell & Ross launched its iconic flight instrument design in 2005 with the BR01. Whereas the inaugural mannequin measured a large 46mm by 46mm, the BR03 assortment took the scale right down to a extra wearable 42mm throughout. What hasn’t modified, although, is the squared design, round bezel and dial, a powerful give attention to legibility and the 4 useful screws. Out there in a spread of supplies from metal to gold, this new restricted version is introduced in high-tech scratch-resistant ceramic.
What units this Bell & Ross BR03 92 UAE Fiftieth Anniversary other than others is the dial. The galvanic black-gold dial has a sunray-brushed end, giving it a really interesting shine underneath altering gentle. The darkish ruthenium hour indices are satin completed and handled with gray Tremendous-LumiNova, besides the ten o’clock index. This index is a 4N gold appliqué studying “50” in honour of the Fiftieth anniversary of the United Arab Emirates. Black sword-shaped fingers point out time with gray luminous inserts. As with most watches within the assortment, the BR03 92 UAE Fiftieth Anniversary has a round date window between 4 and 5 o’clock.
Hidden from view with a stable caseback with a novel inscription recalling 50 years of the UAE, is BR-CAL.302 which, in flip, is predicated on the Sellita SW300-1. This mechanical motion is wound robotically and runs at a frequency of 28,800vph. It delivers 38 hours of autonomy and signifies the hours, minutes, seconds and date.
The Bell & Ross BR03 92 UAE Fiftieth Anniversary is worn on a signature B&R black rubber strap that tapers noticeably from case to buckle and has an embossed “BR”. It’s secured to the wrist with a black PVD-coated metal pin buckle. Restricted to 50 items, the watch is accessible solely at Seddiqi in Dubai and prices AED 19,900 (roughly EUR 4,800 on the time of publication).