Heralding the majesty of the Backes & Strauss Royal Collection, Backes & Strauss presents The Berkeley Prince 40 a true masterpiece. This illustrious horological jewel is adorned with 31 diamonds weighing 0.61cts and boasts 264 bespoke cut Baguette diamonds. Requiring the skill of the master craftsmen, the invisible setting of these Baguette-Cut diamonds epitomises the essence of Backes & Strauss.
Whilst John Nash opulently cloaked London in awe-inspiring architecture, Backes & Strauss has, with the Berkeley Prince, set Time in the world’s finest quality diamonds. With each diamond being hand-selected, polished and carefully set to flawless perfection, Backes & Strauss offers an ode to the luxury of time.
The meticulously crafted case is adorned with 100 Baguette-Cut diamonds weighing 8.13cts and the dial with 164 Baguette-Cut diamonds weighing 10.20cts. With one round Ideal-Cut diamond, the heart of The Berkeley Prince is demarcated by the Backes & Strauss signature, "Jewel in the Crown".
In a dazzling celebration of regal elegance and a Meeting of Masters, the master diamond setter and polisher, and the master watchmaker combine their shared passion for mathematical precision to create a unique Masterpiece both inside and out.