Ulyssee nardin Elite Living AfricaThe Executive Skeleton Tourbillon from Ulyssee Nardin. (Image source: Ulyssee Nardin)Luxury watch maker Ulysse Nardin has released The Executive Skeleton Tourbillon, a watch that encompasses excellence in featherweight form

The powerful yet sleek watch presents unparalleled lightness while having the capacity to compete with the heavyweights of watchmaking excellence. It has been designed with a titanium case, and is water-resistant up to 30 metres.

As does the rest of the executive collection, the Executive Skeleton Tourbillon features oversized Roman numerals and hour-markers with imposing sword-shaped hands. The range features a contemporary design and in this case the deep black colour of the timepiece emphasises its sleekness. 

Its complex mechanics is seen in the transparent sapphire crystal, which is coated with PVD and ruthenium.

The watch has a power reserve of 170 hours and tourbillon made from silicium. The manually wound UN-171 manufacture movement indicates the hours and minutes and is tuned for both endurance and accuracy.