Swiss watch brand RAYMOND WEIL is proud to celebrate Frank Sinatra’s 100th birthday with the Sinatra family. As part of the ‘Sinatra 100’ centennial celebration, Raymond Weil introduced a special limited edition watch that reinterprets the maestro series.
The Frank Sinatra Classic Master Limited Edition is a tribute to the legendary artist and his iconic image. This rigorous, elegant and precise watch evokes memories of Sinatra’s brilliant artistic career.
‘We are very honored to have the opportunity to cooperate with Sinatra Enterprises to launch a special watch on the occasion of Sinatra’s 100th birthday. Frank Sinatra is extremely charming and has left an indelible impression in the hearts of many generations. He symbolizes an era, one A style and a tradition, it is also a passionate and talented artist. As a family watchmaking company known for its love of music, Raymond Weil celebrates this recognition with a classic master series ‘Music masters complement each other,’ said Elie Bernheim, CEO of Raymond Weil.
‘Frank Sinatra is very aware of the importance of time. He uses his own ‘the heartbeat tempo’ method for music creation. Therefore, he insists that the watch must be carefully built with outstanding mechanical properties to ensure its durability and precision. Said Frank Sinatra’s son. ‘Raymond Weil has always insisted on excellence in watchmaking, and I am honored that my father’s name can be associated with this outstanding timepiece on the occasion of the centenary of Frank Sinatra.’
This watch is equipped with a self-winding mechanical movement and a stainless steel case with a diameter of 39.5 mm. At the same time, the silver dial is equipped with bright blue-toned hands, hour markers and the outline of the date display window, reminiscent of Sinatra’s famous track ‘OI’ Blue Eyes ‘. The transparent caseback is engraved with the special Sinatra Centennial Mark, and the 12 o’clock hour mark is the only Roman numeral on the dial. A limited edition of the Frank Sinatra Classic Master Watch will be available in a limited edition of 1,212 pieces from June 2015. This number is also in honor of Sinatra’s birthday.
Sinatra has won 21 Grammy Awards, 3 Oscars and 2 Golden Globes, and his outstanding achievements have made him one of the most outstanding artists of all time. However, as the soul of the Rat Pack band, Sinatra was not only one of the most famous singers of that era. He was also an icon of the era of elegance and fashion, which is still true today. His special voice, perfect suit, iconic light beat and affectionate blue eyes have all made his legendary status. In 2015, various Sinatra tribute commemorative events will be held worldwide, including special gifts, joint collaborations, commemorative books and films, television and movies, performances, etc., including the Performing Arts Branch of the New York Public Library ( New York Public Library for the Performing Arts’ ‘Sinatra: An American Icon’ exhibition at the Grammy Museum.
MAESTRO FRANK SINATRA Limited Edition
Movement Automatic mechanical movement
Power reserve 38 hours
26 ruby bearings
Function Hour hand, minute hand, second hand
Calendar 3-point position window display
Case Round – Polished steel
Crown Polished steel-RW imprint with grooves
Table mirror Sapphire crystal, anti-glare on both sides
Dial Silver, blue Roman numerals
Hands Stainless steel, blue, willow needles
Back cover Sapphire crystal with artist signature
Strap Brown leather strap with polished steel, Ardillon buckle
Water resistance 50 meters