A gift from the heavens? Like a comet tail in the night sky, the silver indexes and hands illuminate the anthracite-colored dial. The spectacle continues behind the sapphire crystal glass back: the manual winding caliber from Glashütte and the very first NOMOS movement, Alpha—which you can observe as it performs its precision work.
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 8.7 mm
weight 38.0 g
- Water resistance
- 3 atm (splash-proof)
stamped indexes, diamond-polished, white
- polished and rhodium-plated
Horween Genuine Shell Cordovan black
lug width 18 mm
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.