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    29 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2973

    F.P.JOURNE. A VERY FINE AND RARE LIMITED PRODUCTION PLATINUM AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH 5-DAY POWER RESERVE AND DAY AND NIGHT INDICATION

    SIGNED F.P.JOURNE, INVENIT ET FECIT, "RUTHENIUM" LIMITED SERIES, NO. 86/99, CIRCA 2002

    Price Realised  

    F.P.JOURNE. A VERY FINE AND RARE LIMITED PRODUCTION PLATINUM AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH 5-DAY POWER RESERVE AND DAY AND NIGHT INDICATION
    SIGNED F.P.JOURNE, INVENIT ET FECIT, "RUTHENIUM" LIMITED SERIES, NO. 86/99, CIRCA 2002

    Cal. 1300-2 ruthenium lever movement, 25 jewels, 4-arm mono-metallic chronometer balance with inertial adjustments, self-compensating free-sprung balance spring, bidirectional 22k gold engine-turned rotor, the 3-screwed ruthenium-plated 18k gold dial with Arabic numerals on off-centred engine-turned silvered time display and subsidiary seconds, blued steel "Journe" hands, arched aperture for day and night display, sector for power reserve indication, double date aperture at 12, in circular case with sloping bezel, concave lugs, glazed display back secured by eight screws, together with an 18k white gold F.P.Journe deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
    40 mm. diam.


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    US$23,000-32,000
    EUR16,500-23,000

    Accompanied by an F.P.Journe presentation box and Certificate.

    This watch is number 86 of a limited edition of just 99 examples produced.