by AHW Studio
Born in the 1960's Japan, this was previously a pair of Japanese Seiko Automatics. They have been recovered and remade into a clean, raw finish, with a dense layering of metal that builds up into a centre point. This depth gives them more 3-dimensional detail, and romantically speaking they resemble a mechanical rose.
Industrial and raw.
17 Jewels (Rubies). Jewels are ruby bearing-points inset by the watchmaker to reduce friction caused by the movement of rotating gears.