JACOB & CO. AND LUIS FIGO
Luxury timepiece and diamond jewelry house, Jacob & Co. has partnered with football legend, Luis Figo, of Sporting Lisbon, FC Barcelona, and Real Madrid fame, to introduce three new limited edition timepieces during the international watch and jewelry fair, Baselworld 2018. The Epic X Chrono Luis Figo Limited Edition watches, featuring Figo’s name engraved on the case back along with his applied signature, and his jersey number “10” in red on the dial’s rehaut, will be expansion upon the brand’s existing Epic X Chrono Collection. On display to the brand’s clients and the Baselworld fair’s guests from March 22 to 27, 2018, the limited edition collection will offer only 110 pieces in total: 50 in rose gold, 30 in black DLC titanium, and 30 in titanium.
The collaboration between Jacob & Co. and Luis Figo is the result of friendship, mutual respect, and a shared passion for both watches and sport. The chronograph function of the Epic X Chrono collection epitomizes sport, dynamism, and mechanical precision, mirroring Figos’ celebrated qualities on the field.
Jacob & Co. Founder Jacob Arabo states of the collaboration, “As one of the most celebrated names in football, Luis Figo demonstrates the highest level of mastery in his sport. It’s been a pleasure working with him to create a timepiece that speaks to sophistication, style and technical skill that is synonymous with his name.”