Phoenix | Kerbedanz


Phoenix is a mythical bird, serving usually as a symbol of immortality, as well as an image of the periodic destruction and rebirth. Being a "fiery bird," it signifies the divinity of royal power, nobility and uniqueness, as well as humility. In all traditions, it acts as a solar symbol. Phoenix is an attribute of the allegorical image of hope and symbolizes constancy and triumph of eternal life over death.

In Russia the Phoenix had its analogues: Zhar-Ptitsa and Finist. Zhar-Ptitsa is a fiery bird, its feathers shine like a silver and gold like flames, and its eyes shine like a crystal.

For catching the Zhar-Ptitsa a golden cage with apples inside is used as a trap. It's impossible to catch it barehanded, because you can get burned on its tail. The Zhar-Ptitsa brought in a dark room can light it and replace the richest light. In time, such feather turns into a golden.

The idea of a phoenix contained in a golden cage has found an original solution: the dial with Phoenix in a golden case of a watch.

Manual-winding tourbillon, 120 hours power reserve, 28,800vph, 27 jewels.

Hours, minutes, tourbillon.

Yellow gold, water resistant to 3 atm, 45mm/12 mm.

Yellow gold, blue rhodium, hand decorated 3 layer dial, mythological Phoenix motif.

Brown genuine alligator.


The masters of micro-sculpture, over long hours of dexterity, which only human hand is able to create, allow to design and produce forms in volume; it could be in low-relief, relief in hollow, high...

Jewelery and watch decoration

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