Jacob & Co. Is renowned for its “astronomy” watch collection, with elaborately designed clues from the galaxy. Taking their obsession with celestial bodies a little further, watchmakers debuted the first watches and NFT collections to evoke the planet.
Called “Astronomia Metaverso”, this drop contains eight NFTs representing each planet in the Milky Way. 5 are paired with matching clockMercury, Venus, Earth, Mars and Jupiter NFT collectors receive a one-time watch for real-life sports. Meanwhile, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune NFT owners will receive a signed sketch instead and will be able to access an exclusive party in New York in June of this year.All watches are created in collaboration with the NFT Marketplace UNXD And it features matching gems that reflect the appearance of each planet.
The watch features a 44mm case with a base dial that displays the Aventurine outer, finished in planetary colours. A physical example is performed by a watchmaker’s hand-wound JCAM19 movement, featuring a flying tourbillon. Cases for each model range from the 18-karat gold white gold and sapphire found on the Uranus model to the mysterious black DLC titanium and sapphire combo used on Neptune and Saturn figures.
Indeed, there is no shortage of bling in the collection. The dome-shaped watch is set with brilliant-cut white diamonds, sparkling pink and yellow sapphires, green tabolite, red rubies, and icy blue sapphires. All of these are designed to reflect the elements of fire, ice and storms you encounter. Each planet.
NFT buyers will not only unlock exclusive benefits, but will also have access to invitation-only events and other special releases from watchmakers. Jacob & Co in Geneva by combining NFTs and physical examples. It offers several additional experiences, such as a private tour of the production facility in Tokyo and an invitation to dine with brand founder Jacob Arabo. Even better, you can take part in the watch design process inspired by the next NFT of watchmakers to be launched in 2023.
“This is a long-term effort for us and the first in a series of launches,” CEO Benjamin Alabo said in a statement. “As a company, we have always been at the forefront of art and technology, paving the way for ourselves rather than chasing the crowd. We are pouring all our creative energy into this and I I can’t wait to show the world what we are making. “
The release date and price of the “Astronomia Metaverso” collection has not yet been announced at the time of writing.But they drop exclusively UNXD website Where you can now book your place to make an offer.