Cuervo y Sobrinos Pirata Chronograph



Reaching back to the historical past of its place of origin, Cuervo y Sobrinos creates the swashbuckling Pirata collection. Secret beaches, buried treasures: Caribbean islands like Cuba were once favorite hunting grounds for infamous pirates. Mirroring this spirit of daring and adventure, CyS pays tribute with the Pirata. Watches with a strong identity. Inspired by the adventurous and romantic spirit of history’s buccaneers. Therefore, within the bezel is engraved, “Pirata de el Tiempo de la Vida”.

The Cuervo y Sobrinos Pirata Chronograph has a wealth of details. Details that create instant eye-appeal with a genuine sense of quality. For example,

  • the modular case mimicking the mouth of a cannon. Uniquely tailored rings of metals like stainless steel and blackened titanium are an important feature of its design.
  • Also, consistent with the ‘Pirata’ theme, the chronograph pushers are reminiscent of a harquebus. An early portable gun once used by pirates in the 17th century.
  • In addition, the watch’s ample crown replicates the appearance of a navigator’s globe. Undoubtedly, its grand scale enriches the look of the watch and proves very practical, making it easy to handle.

Total Design Reviews says:

“Aesthetically the Pirata Chrono is designed to make a bold statement and has many notable characteristics. I love the matte black dial with contrasting laser etched silver bold numerals and decorative crest. Other fine details include skeletonised satin-finished hour/minute hands, sapphire crystal lens, dome-shaped crown and chronograph pushers. At the heart of the watch is a modified Swiss made Valjoux 7750 self-winding movement, which is visible through the exhibition case back.” And, “one of their largest timepieces with a modular 316L stainless case measuring 45mm x 15.5mm and that’s why it personally appealed to me. Certainly, I would be happy to sport this magnificent timepiece at a dinner dance or private formal function.” Above all, being a limited edition, not everyone at the party will have this watch on their wrist.

Lastly, inspired by pirate history, a unique CyS logo surrounded by two swords is engraved on the crystal case-back. The sapphire crystal exhibition case-back also reveals the details of the automatic movement.


Hours, minutes, small seconds, date, day of the week, chronograph: 12 hours, 30 minutes and central seconds


  • CYS 3061, Valjoux 7750 13 1/4” automatic height 7.90 mm, diameter 30.4 mm
  • 25 jewels
  • power reserve 42 hours


  • Stainless steel, titanium with black treatment
  • Sapphire crystal with antireflective coating on both sides
  • Water resistant to 5 atm
  • diameter 45 mm, height 15.5 mm
  • screwed see-through case back engraved with a unique logo of 2 swords surrounding the classic CyS crest


  • Stainless steel with laser engraving “Pirata de el Tiempo de la vida”
  • matte black dial with bold contrasting laser-etched silver numbers and decorative crest


  • Hours, minutes and counter, hands rhodium satin finishing and luminous SLN C3
  • central seconds rhodium satin
  • skeleton-style hour/minute hands


  • Black matte Louisiana alligator


  • Stainless steel pin buckle with engraved CyS emblem

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