Aegis of Hamelin


Inspired by the aegis of the Middle Ages. This is our initial ideas in making and designing the Aegis series. Minimalist and unique shape like Aegis making it a timepiece suitable to accompany each adventure. Calf leather strap is perfect to be combined with the case on this timepiece. With Ultra Thin case (7mm) Lanccelot watch is suitable for every ocasion and every condition. Not only that, Aegis series is a great addition to any wardrobe, and goes with all styles and ages for every day of the week.


Aegis of Hamelin History

The legend of Pied Piper of Hamelin is very popular until now. Actually, he is a mythology character who has an important role in the Town of Hamelin, Germany. This man is stated as a popular fictional character in the Middle Ages. At that time, the Town of Hamelin was attacked by a lot of rats. No one can handle those rats. Then, there was a man who had a magic pipe. By using his magic pipe, he was successfully removed the rats from the town. Too bad, people of Hamelin refused to pay to the man with magic pipe. As the result, the man was using the pipe to bring the children come out from the town just like what he did to the rats. This story becomes very popular as folklore. It seems that this story can’t be separated to the history of German.

So, why Lanccelot is interesting to use Pied Piper of Hamelin for their product? Some experts said that the story is a kind of symbol. The Pied Piper of Hamelin is the symbol of hope. It is a hope to free from the trouble which is the attack of rats. Although it is only a myth story but the story is placed in glass window in the Church of Hamelin. The glass window of Pied Piper of Hamelin was designed by Hans Dobbertin. Too bad, the church was destroyed in 1660. From this story, Lanccelot is inspired to create Aegis of Hamelin. It refers to the symbol of the hope itself. By wearing Aegis of Hamelin, Lanccelot wants you to be a hope for your surrounding. You can increase your confidence and believe to help people around you whether your beloved family or colleagues.

At the same time, Lanccelot doesn’t want to forget about the fashion of the product. Because of that, Aegis of Hamelin is using brown strap. The use of brown is also supported by philosophical meaning. Brown is believed as the color of healing. Similar to the role of Pied Pipe of Hamelin, as the user of Aegis of Hamelin you can be a healer for your surrounding. You can help people to free from their problems. The most important thing is that brown boost your elegant sense. You will be more masculine and elegant as well as cool while wearing Aegis of Hamelin from Lanccelot. If you typically person who loves something related to the nature, Aegis of Hamelin is a perfect option because the brown strap represents the earth, stone, and wood.

Case Size 36 x 34 (mm)
Case Thickness 7 (mm)
Case Material Stainless Steel
Movement Japanese Quartz Movement
Strap Calf Leather Strap
Strap Width 17 (mm)
Interchangeable Straps Yes
Water Resistant Up to 3 ATM (Rain Resistant)
Additional information
Weight 0.5 kg