The year is 2013, and Roger Dubuis have launched their first bit of a group that will end up being among horology’s most attractive, the Excalibur Knights of the Round Table. This 28-piece limited variant was met with critical acclaim and began among Roger Dubuis’ most artistic ventures. 2 decades after, Roger Dubuis introduced the Excalibur Knights of the Round Table II, a darker variant that united with a black jade dial with bronze sculpted characters to remarkable effect, and among my aesthetically-focused favorite bits. Fast forward to 2018, and Roger Dubuis possess now been launch the very modern looking Excalibur Knights of the Round Table III, and it might only be among the greatest versions yet.
The Excalibur Knights of the Round Table III brings about feelings of dramatizm and elegant theatrics. There’s an outstanding amount visceral distinction. A stunning blue tooth dial that serves as the table of that King Arthur and his knights walked around. The multi-purpose dial elicits a three-dimensional impression, which is carried out by employing low poly artwork. This is a technique in which polygonal aspects are utilized to make three-dimensional sculptures. In the instance of this Excalibur Knights of the Round Table III, it had been used to make the pink golden knights, sitting vertical and symbolizing every passing hour. And every knight is pointing his sword in the Avalon-inspired dining table, sculpted completely from blue tooth blocks. The dial in itself requires a whopping 45-hours to make.
The 45mm 18k pink gold case features a fluted pink gold bezel and crownand can be offset beautifully by the gold and blue of this dial, in addition to a blue alligator leather strap. The Excalibur Knights of the Round Table III is powered with the automatic Calibre RD 821, an in house calibre and the Exact Same mechanism which forces the Excalibur Knights of the Round Table III’s predecessors. Though you can not find the motion during the good gold instance, you may be certain it is of the upmost quality, accredited by the Poinçon p Genève.
The Excalibur Knights of the Round Table III is created in a limited run of 28-pieces and conveys with it the virtues of becoming among the most lavish, most vibrant and most attractive of those three. The Roger Dubuis Excalibur Knights of the Round Table III includes a retail price tag of 285,000CHF, which extends to approximately $380,000AUD.
Ratings: Movement: 4/5