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    Sale 12572

    Important Watches

    30 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 2464

    AUDEMARS PIGUET. A VERY FINE AND IMPORTANT ALACRITE 602 AND TITANIUM LIMITED EDITION TONNEAU-SHAPED SEMI-SKELETONISED TOURBILLON WRISTWATCH WITH POWER RESERVE AND DYNAMOGRAPHE INDICATION

    SIGNED AUDEMARS PIGUET, ROYAL OAK CONCEPT MODEL, REF. CW 1, MOVEMENT NO. 543’714, CASE NO. E 88’253, CIRCA 2004

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    AUDEMARS PIGUET. A VERY FINE AND IMPORTANT ALACRITE 602 AND TITANIUM LIMITED EDITION TONNEAU-SHAPED SEMI-SKELETONISED TOURBILLON WRISTWATCH WITH POWER RESERVE AND DYNAMOGRAPHE INDICATION
    SIGNED AUDEMARS PIGUET, ROYAL OAK CONCEPT MODEL, REF. CW 1, MOVEMENT NO. 543’714, CASE NO. E 88’253, CIRCA 2004
    Cal. 2896 mechanical movement, 36 jewels, one minute tourbillon carriage visible through the grey semi-skeletonised dial, luminous baton numerals, fan-form Dynamographe indication, linear power reserve indicator calibrated for the number of barrel turns, subsidiary seconds, RNH indication for winding, neutral and hands setting activated by pressing the crown at four, large tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, large screw down crown, glazed display back secured by eight screws, stainless steel Audemars Piguet deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
    44 mm. bezel width
    US$130,000-240,000


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    With Audemars Piguet Certificat d'Origine et de Garantie dated October 2004 and fitted presentation box.

    The present model was produced to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak collection. The case of this watch is crafted of a new special alloy known as the Alacrite 602, a material often found in the use of aero-technology and medical application. This model was made in a limited series of 150 examples introduced to the market between year 2002 and 2004.