Distinctive expression of daring design and highest precision, Octo encircles with simple sophistication Italian creativity and Swiss mastery in the art of watchmaking. In the 15th and 16th century, Italian artists such as Leonardo Da Vinci excelled in creating both innovative and timelessly beautiful masterpieces. Driven by the same genius, Octo combines a unique octagonal design – inspired by the 310 AD Roman Massentius Basilica - with exceptional mechanisms. Pushing the boundaries of watchmaking feasibility respecting the quest for perfect beauty, the Octo Finissimo Automatic lays a new milestone in the world of horological complications. This exceptional timepiece features a total thickness of just 5.15mm, while its self-winding movement is just 2.23mm thick for a 40mm diameter. Octo Finissimo Automatic watch with mechanical extra thin manufacture movement, automatic winding (platinum microrotor), small seconds (2.23mm thick), BVL 138 - Finissimo caliber decorated by hand with côtes de Genève, chamfering and perlage finishing, 55 hour power reserve. 40 mm extra thin titanium case (5.15 mm thick), transparent case back, titanium crown set with ceramic, titanium dial, titanium bracelet and stainless steel folding clasp. Water-resistant up to 30 metres.
Entirely crafted in the Bulgari Manufactures in Switzerland, each Bulgari watch is designed to feature the meticulous precision of Swiss savoir-faire and the innovation of Italian creativity, blending these countries’ traditions to produce the pinnacles of their expertise.