Boucheron ‘Reflet’ 1947 first generation 18k gold original strap
Boucheron, the famous French brand for luxurious jewelry and watches, has a history dating all the way back to 1858. Founded by Frédéric Boucheron in the centre of Paris, the Maison of Boucheron swiftly earned a reputation for its exceptional craftsmanship and innovative designs. Over the years, Boucheron has been the go-to jeweler for royalty, aristocrats, and celebrities, crafting breathtaking pieces that have turned into iconic symbols of opulence and grace. With a legacy that spans more than a century, Boucheron remains a timeless emblem of beauty and ingenuity in the realm of high-end jewelry and luxury products.
Boucheron, renowned for its exquisite jewelry, also delves into watchmaking. Their luxury watches are characterized by their creative designs, quality of their products, and innovative jewellery solutions (such as the ‘Reflet’ system, which replaces the watch buckle, and makes the bracelet more of a piece of jewellery). From classic to innovative styles, some featuring precious gemstones, Boucheron watches are gaining popularity by collectors and style connoisseurs worldwide. The latest Hodinkee article about Boucheron, confirms! Blending horological expertise with artistic flair, is something we also see with Piaget and Cartier. Boucheron is a perfect third addtion to that list, as all these brands have earned their stripes with high-quality jewellery, and with watches.
This is a very exciting, first generation (1947) ‘Boucheron Reflet’ in the largest size, with the original leather bracelet and signed 18k gold buckles.
The icing on the cake for this Boucheron watch, is the fact that all the engravings where done by hand, on every Boucheron watch. In addition, Boucheron watches where made in low quantities, when compared to other watch brands at the time, like Omega, Cartier, Piaget etc. This surrounds the watch with a very elegant, exclusive and high-quality feel, which your wrist will certainly enjoy.