An alloy of copper and tin, bronze is harder than iron. When exposed to moisture, it begins to oxidize, developing a patina, No two pieces of bronze jewelry are exactly the same; each will develop its own unique pattern. The downside to bronze — and copper — jewelry is the telltale green stain on the skin of the wearer. To eliminate the stain while allowing the patina effect, Omega developed their own bronze formula by combining 37.5% gold with palladium, silver and gallium with a copper and tin base. As a result, the entire 41mm gold case of the Omega Seamaster Bronze 300 Co-Axial Master Chronometer will develop a very light rose tint as it is worn. While the materials used for the housing are unique to dive watches, the mechanism and function is traditional. A unidirectional bezel tracks elapsed time, large, easy-to-read hour, minute and second hands keep track of time, a clear sapphire caseback provides a view of the automatic mechanism in action, while a handsewn leather strap with buckle holds it securely in place; OmegaWatches.com.
Under the guidance of General Director & CEO Susan Danis, the Florida Grand Opera (FGO) has grown into the world-class powerhouse it is today — while reflecting the Miami community, both in its staff and what it puts on stage. At the forefront is the central notion that Opera is for everyone.
The Fuoripista combines sculptural and architectural beauty with remarkable functionality, allowing for training session that faithfully recreate a real road race while sitting on a work of art.