A significant event unfolded at the historic Manhyia Palace during the vibrant Awukudae festival, where a custom-made timepiece was presented to the revered Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II.
The watch, crafted in 18k gold plate, holds historical and cultural significance and is valued at GHS 100,000.00.
This presentation marks a milestone in honoring the rich heritage of the Asante Kingdom.
The unique design of the watch signifies the regal legacy of the Asantehene, with Otumfuo Osei Tutu II being its sole owner.
The Warrior King Heritage timepiece encapsulates the essence of royalty and power. Every element of the watch has been carefully chosen to symbolize the exceptional leadership qualities embodied by the Asantehene.
The bold and elegant design reflects Otumfuo Osei Tutu II’s regal demeanor, capturing his charisma and influence.
Presented by Patrick Amofah, CEO of Hourhand Watch CO, the horological masterpiece was unveiled during the Awukudae grand durbar at Manhyia on Wednesday, July 5, 2023.
As the sole owner of this extraordinary 1/1 watch, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II will treasure it as a significant possession.
The presentation of this exceptional timepiece signifies appreciation for his leadership and commitment to the Asante Kingdom, recognizing his efforts in preserving their heritage and advancing their well-being.
The Warrior King brand aims to convey the prehistoric cultural, political, and traditional origins of Ghana through their timepieces.
The intricate engravings on the watch narrate the rich history of the Asante Kingdom.
The face of the watch features the Denkyemkye emblem, a symbol of authority, with Otumfuo Nana Osei Tutu II’s name inscribed below.
The back showcases the independence arch of Ghana along with inscriptions and tags such as Gold Coast, Warrior King Heritage, and limited edition.
Beyond its aesthetic brilliance, the timepiece offers exceptional value with its classic design, sturdy construction, unique finish, reliable movement, and waterproof capabilities up to 165 feet.
As the custodian of this horological treasure, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II bridges the gap between tradition and modernity.
The watch represents a deep-rooted connection between the past and present, showcasing the blending of craftsmanship and technology while honoring the Asante Kingdom’s legacy.
During the presentation ceremony at the Manhyia palace, the Asantehene graciously accepted the timepiece, acknowledging its significance and thoughtful gesture.
This gift holds significance beyond its material value, symbolizing the connection between tradition and innovation, history and progress.
It serves as an iconic symbol of the Asantehene’s reign and the enduring spirit of the Asante people, reminding them of their cherished heritage.