In 1969, ZENITH forever changed the world of watchmaking with the unveiling of the El Primero, the world’s first automatic high-frequency chronograph calibre. But it wasn’t only the movement that was groundbreaking. The watch models that were equipped with the revolutionary calibre were also lauded for their contemporary and singular designs, which continue to inspire and fascinate watch aficionados and discerning collecters 50 years later.
GENESIS CAPSULE COLLECTIONS
A new type of category within ZENITH ICONS, the "GENESIS" capsule collections highlights some of the historical references that have inspired current ZENITH creations rather than a specific period. The first one, named “ZENITH ICONS – GENESIS – CHRONOMASTER Sport”, explores some of the most emblematic past models that have inspired the design of the CHRONOMASTER Sport.