Giving Patek Philippe and Vacheron Constanine a run for their money, Swiss watchmaker Ulysse Nardin has unveiled a new watch that displays a beautiful cloisonne enamel dial. This new San Marco timepiece is called the "Temple of Heaven". Finding its inspiration from a famous group of Chinese buildings constructed during the Qing Dynasty in the 15th century, the dial depicts the Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests. Each Temple of Heaven dial has been specially created for the watch and is a unique work of art. Michel Vermot, who is Ulysse Nardin's master of cloisonne enamel, takes well over 50 hours of work to complete each masterpiece.

This highly collectible watch will be available to watch collectors in a very limited number. With only 36 timepieces of the Temple of Heaven in 18-karat rose gold and just 18 timepieces in platinum. Each watch will be individually numbered, which can be viewed on the affixed medallion on the left-hand side of the case. The watch has a 40 mm case with a sapphire crystal exhibition window on its case back which makes for easy viewing of its self-winding UN-13 movement with its guilloche 22 karat gold rotor.

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