The Craftsmanship behind the Piaget Altiplano
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The Piaget Haute Horlogerie Manufacture has written some of the finest pages in the history of ultra-thin movements.
For over 50 years, the ongoing quest for excellence and the development of ultra-thin calibres has illustrated Piaget's incredible capacity for innovation.
Today, Piaget is at the very pinnacle of the art of fine watchmaking.
And with the launch of the 9P and 12P movements in 1957 and 1960 respectively, Piaget quickly became a master of ultra-thin movements.
With the latest Altiplano timepiece, Piaget celebrates over 50 years of ultra-thin leadership.
Creating the world's thinnest automatic watch and movement required all the skills that Piaget has to offer, involving everyone from the designers to the engineers. Piaget invites you to see, for the first time, how such a daunting task was undertaken, and how it was successfully carried out.
An ultra-thin ideology is at the heart of Piaget's culture and history. Since the '50s, the legendary 9P and 12P movements have inspired a range of calibres as thin as they are efficient.
The latest 1200P and 1208P movements have set new records today...
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