In case with watch manufacturers, extreme accuracy, even scrupulousness is a positive trait. It is definitely a characteristic of people directly related to Ulysse Nardin - a company that was able to survive the crisis, ageing of usual methods and proven materials and regain high positions among the elite watch brands. The company initially focused on the manufacture of chronographs, mainly for ships and a little - for use on land. Therefore, their requirements for accuracy and reliability have been extremely high - everyone knows that people's lives depended on the seriousness and elaboration of the approach in the old days. While the ability to deform and be open to changes let the brand to stay, not being flipped on one of the historical pages.
In the 1980s, Ulysse Nardin was repurchased by a new owner, who brought the company to another level, finalizing the individual features outlined back by the founder. The first watch made by the renewed Ulysse Nardin brand was Astrolabium Galileo Galilei, registered in the Guinness Book of Records as the most complicated wristwatch.
By letting yourself to purchase a watch of this company, you will carry dozens of sophisticated devices capable of showing local and solar time of the orbits of stars, solar and lunar eclipses, as well as the position of several major stars combined into one aesthetically attractive model on your hand.
Needless to say that Ulysse Nardin was never engaged in self-indulgence. Their watches allow approaching the complex, multifaceted and mysterious natural world, feeling the breath of indomitable sea elements and cosmic chatter of eternal oblivion on your hand.