A New Retro Watch from Corum – Corum Heritage Ingot

The Corum adventure started in 1955, in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland. When the co-founders from the organization, Simone Ries and Rene Bannwart, grew to become part of Gaston Ries’ the the watchmaking industry industry workshops, they understood that their new firm would utilize this solid experience. Their alliance quickly established creativity and traditional craftsmanship since the order throughout your day.

In 1977, La Chaux-de-Fonds-based watchmaking company celebrated most likely probably the most universal of silver and gold by creating a gold ingot watch. This Fall, exclusive Swiss watch manufacturer Corum pays homage with this legendary seventies model with the model which includes a dial embellished with 15 grams ingot in 3N 24-karat gold thus resembling a freshly put ingot and fantastically named Heritage Ingot.


Corum Heritage Ingot includes a geniune 15-gram ingot in 3N 24-karat gold whose authenticity is confirmed with the official certificate. The dial in the new Corum is engraved while using inscription 999.9 – meaning the finest quantity of chastity (also known as fineness) with this particular platinum which has been a continuing way to obtain fascination because the start of your time and effort. The inscription 999.9 all fits in place having its weight as well as the Corum signature.


A dent in the middle of the dial benefits the blackened steel hands which are patterned following a original model within the ’70s. Its ingot-dial measures 27mm x 36mm that is carefully hand crafted, although discreet hour-markers stick out of the inner bezel ring to have the ability to keep the pure appearance in the watch.

The oblong case features delicately fluted 3N 18-karat gold sides, because the crown round the right side in the case boasts the famous Corum key.

Hidden from sight having a carefully striated solid case back as well as in 3N 18-karat gold, there is the Swiss made caliber CO 082 that gives 42 several hours of power reserve. The impeccable mechanism gets the beating rate of 28,800 shake hourly (4 Hz) and guarantees Swiss-level precision.


This exceptional watch is guaranteed for the wearer’s wrist getting a black crocodile leather strap fitted by getting an engraved pin tongue buckle which supplies a perfect crowning glory. Water proofing in the new Corum’s watch is assured lower to 30 meters (about 100 foot).

Well, as this watch pays homage to the 1970s model, so of course it includes a kind of retro aesthetic. Indeed, I’m a really big fan of the watches with the vintage feel. So this vintage golden watch impress me so much. Good job Corum!


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