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Max Bill  Chronoscope ENGLISH 027/4008.05 Max Bill  Chronoscope ENGLISH 027/4008.05 Max Bill  Chronoscope ENGLISH 027/4008.05

Max Bill Chronoscope ENGLISH 027/4008.05

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There is no greater contrast than that between black and white. Reduction of an object to these two shades provides an impeccable lucidity. Contours are accentuated with meticulous emphasis on the fine details. This combination of black and white is applied to great effect in the aesthetics of fashion, art and photography. Indeed, to such an extent as to produce something truly special

Self-winding movement J880.2 with a power reserve of up to 48 hours, date 

Chronoscope: Second stop, 30-minute and 12-hour counter 

Case: Stainless steel anthracite matt PVD-coated, Ø 40.0 mm, height 14.4 mm, domed hard plexiglass with coating for enhanced scratch resistance, screwed case back 

Dial: Matt white, dial printing with black, environmentally-friendly Superluminova luminous substance 

Hands: Black silk matt with grey, environmentally-friendly Superluminova luminous substance 

Strap: Calf leather strap with anthracite matt, PVD-coated buckle 

Water-resistance: Up to 3 bar

With their austere design, the new max bill models focus entirely on the sharpness and aesthetics of a black and white layout. The black of the case, the hands and the luminescent numerals exhibits a stark contrast to the white of the dial – thus ensuring optimum readability of the time. Consequently, these timepieces are exceptional in their simplicity, utilizing contrasting black and white shades to accentuate the fine, minimalistic details which were so highly valued by Max Bill as a student at the Bauhaus.