Gray is credible, the color of knowledge, more complex than white or black, perhaps even: more thrilling. And it is the color of a big watch from Glashütte, powered by the highly-praised NOMOS manual caliber Alpha: at 38 millimeters, this Orion cuts a more modern, flatter, and more emphatic figure.
Prizes and awards
Prize-winning restraint: Orion’s design, mechanics, and precision have earned it numerous awards.
stainless steel, tripartite
domed sapphire crystal glass back
- domed sapphire crystal glass
height 8.9 mm
weight 48.0 g
- Water resistance
- 3 atm (splash-proof)
galvanized, gray rhodium-plated
stamped indexes, diamond-polished, white
- polished and rhodium-plated
Horween Genuine Shell Cordovan black
lug width 19mm
The classic from NOMOS Glashütte, and number one: the handcrafted and manually wound Alpha caliber, which keeps on running—highly precise and highly praised, you only need to wind it once every two days.
- movement height
- 2.6 mm
- 10 ½ lines (23.3 mm)
- Power reserve
- up to 43 hours
In Chicago, one of the finest leathers in the world is tanned: Horween Genuine Shell Cordovan. Smooth, thick, and almost indestructible, it suits every watch and wearer.