Bulgari draws inspiration from the automotive world for its Octo Mono-Rétrograde

A bold, speedometer-inspired timepiece.
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Though its design looks simple on the surface, Bulgari's Octo Mono-Rétrograde is nothing but sophisticated. Set against the bold geometry of the Gerald Genta-designed Octo case, the dial is reminiscent of a speedometer and indicates time by using the single hand to show seconds while an aperture shows a jumping hour. This is all powered by their in-house 191 Solotempo movement and features a 38mm steel or pink gold case with alligator strap. 


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