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Watch and Brand News Govberg Jewelers Rolled Out the Green Carpet for Rolex

Thank you to everyone who joined us on Thursday, June 23rd in our Rittenhouse Square store to view Rolex models from Baselworld 2016. View highlights of the evening including the exquisite Rolex Baselworld 2016 novelties.

Govberg Jewelers teamed up with Rolex to host a private in-store cocktail for an exclusive presentation of the Baselworld 2016 new watch collection, including the ultimate chronograph, the Cosmograph Daytona, at its Rittenhouse Square location. Guests at the event were treated to an evening of luxury, and marveled at the captivating display of Rolex timepieces.

Govberg Jewelers at Rittenhouse Square houses a comprehensive collection of Rolex watches. The stores’ design and furnishings reflect Rolex’s commitment to modern luxury without forsaking tradition. Throughout the fun-filled evening, the specially invited guests mingled to a scrumptious array of hors d’oeuvres, served by Di Bruno Brothers Catering, as the lively DJ Ghost from Spin City DJz, filled the air with popular sounds and songs.

The night was certainly a spectacular horological encounter.

Details of the New Collection

Oyster Perpetual Yacht-Master 40

Rolex Yachtmaster 40 Baselworld 2016

Sleek, sporty and distinguished in first-time Everose Rolestor (a combination of 904L steel and 18 ct Everose gold) with a chocolate dial. The Superlative Chronometer ensures singular performance on your wrist. The watch is elegant on both an ocean-going yacht as well as on land.

Oyster Perpetual Rolex Explorer

Rolex Explorer Baselworld 2016

Designed for optimal legibility even in the dark for the most adventurous explorer, the Rolex Explorer features its clearly distinctive hour and minute hands and its landmark, highly legible, black dial with luminescent indices and large Arabic numerals. The luminescent indices are far from normal, they are filled with Chromalight, an exclusive material emitting an intense blue glow.

Rolex Daytona with Cerachrom Bezel

Black and white dial Ceramic Bezel Daytona

Undoubtedly one of the most talked about releases from Baselworld 2016, the Daytona is stainless steel with a black Cerachrom bezel. This model comes with both a white and black dial. The white version comes with black rings for the chronograph sub registers while the black features silver. Having a ceramic bezel means it is corrosion resistant, scratch proof, and the color will never fade.

Rolex Day-Date 40

New Green Dial Rolex Day-Date 40

The Day-Date is the most prestigious model, being worn by many heads of state and world leaders. The 2016 release features a modernized design and calibre 3255 movement. The release is a 60th anniversary of the classic presidents’ watch. To celebrate this milestone, the watch has been given a bright dial in Rolex’s hallmark color, green.

Rolex Cellini

Redesign of the classic Rolex Cellini watch

The Cellini collection has also introduced new versions of a classic design. The Cellini Time models feature a white lacquer dial with 12 elongated hour markers. The design of this watch is traditional with a contemporary touch, emitting the eternal elegance of traditional timepieces.

Rolex Pearlmaster 39

Exquisite Diamonds on the Rolex Pearlmaster 39

A treasure among gem-set watches, Rolex introduced a new version of the Pearlmaster 39. Housed in an 18k Everose gold case and adorned with diamonds, Rolex shows off it’s perfection in the art of watchmaking and the art in gem setting. This new Pearlmaster carries the Superlative Chronometer certification, ensuring high performance on the wrist. The diamonds are selected according to rigorous criteria and a specialist checks the quality of each stone.

Continue reading about all the new Baselworld 2016 models.

About Govberg Jewelers
The Govberg Jewelers legacy began in 1916 on South Street in Philadelphia, opened by Albert and Sam Govberg. 100 years later, Govberg Jewelers is celebrated as a true Philadelphia icon, bringing exquisite timepieces, beautiful jewels and exceptional service to the people of a city rich in history and tradition. Govberg Jewelers’ collection of esteemed timepiece brands represents one of the largest selections of Swiss timepieces on the entire East Coast and expands internationally.

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