Testifying to patiently acquired know-how and offering a concrete demonstration of the Vulcain’s undisputed leadership position in the field of alarm watches, the “Imperial Gong” unveiled by the company in 2005 is a genuine World Premiere. With the “Imperial Gong”, the Manufacture from Le Locle is offering a timepiece combining the most prestigious of complications, the tourbillon, with an alarm calibre featuring distinctive technical attributes inspired by the famous Cricket calibre for which the brand is internationally famed. Conceived and crafted in harmony with the spirit of Haute Horlogerie and equipped with a cathedral gong worthy of the finest minute repeater models, the “Imperial Gong” immediately asserts itself as the noblest of all alarm watches. A creation that will undoubtedly cause a tremendous stir.