29 November 2007,
Price realised HKD 247,500
Estimate HKD 180,000 - HKD 250,000
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.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
Accompanied by an F.P.Journe presentation box and Certificate.
This watch is number 86 of a limited edition of just 99 examples produced.