Laurent Ferrier and Meissen Italia Announce Partnership

LaurentThe Swiss watchmaker and Italian branch of the storied German porcelain company will create customized, limited-edition watches.

Their first two timepieces were unveiled at last week’s Baselworld. They have razon-thin, hand-painted Meissen porcelain alongside the tourbillon double balance spring of Laurent Ferrier’s Galet Secret.

Laurent Ferrier and Meissen Italia will also create bespoke versions with individually designed dials on request.

The collaboration’s limited-edition watches will be available at select retailers in 2014.