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Vertere Watch


$166.50 Members


PRODUCT: Vertere Watch
SIZE: 1.57" diameter face, adjustable band
MATERIALS: Stainless steel, black leather band
DESIGNER: Moshe Safdie
Designed by architect, Moshe Safdie, this minimalist analog timepiece is inspired by a moiré interference pattern. Moiré patterns appear when two or more opaque ruled patterns with transparent gaps are overlaid and spun over each other creating an optical illusion.

The watch is made up of three transparent spinning discs stippled with white opaque dots arranged on a grid. Each disc has painted circles to indicate hours, minutes, and seconds in primary colors red, blue, and yellow. There are no indices or numerals to keep the focus on the black and white color contrast. As the discs rotate, the Moiré pattern transforms creating complex shapes or sequences of symbols that are refreshing and fun.

This mesmerizing timepiece with monochromatic dial is constructed with a glass lens and black IP stainless steel case to be as minimal as possible. Measuring 40 mm (1.57") in diameter and 9.5 mm (.37").
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