See the and listen to the Piaget Emperador Coussin Ultra-Thin Minute Repeater presented at SIHH 2013

Piaget-CEO Philippe Léopold-Metzger just showed me his latest Masterpiece. The Emperador Coussin Ultra-Thin Minute Repeater was done completely in-house by Piaget and believe me the Piaget-Team is proud of his work.

The new Piaget watch sets a new double record for slenderness in its category and it fulfills the highest level of hand-crafted finishing. With 4,8 mm for its calibre and 9,4 mm for its case the Emperador Coussin Ultra-Thin Minute Repeater sets new standards.


Piaget-CEO Philippe Léopold-Metzger presented me the watch this evening at the SIHH 2013 in Geneva and I do now invite you to see the new minute repeater and to listen to its exceptional sound.




The calibre 1290P is made out of 407 components, the red gold watch will cost 238.000 Euros including taxes.

To be precise once again: The 1290P was entirely developed, produced, decorated and assembled by Piaget…


The time is: 12:56 . You will now hear 12:56 divided in hours, quarters and minutes …


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Activating the repeater slide at 9 o’clock serves to trigger the minute repeater on demand…








On the dial you can read in french: “Always do better than necessary”… Guys, this is exactly what Piaget has been doing for the last years …









The micro-rotor was designed in platinum in order to guarantee the best possible winding power within a minimum thickness …






21.600 vph (vibrations per hour) …




“P” for Piaget …






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