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    29 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2978

    FRANCK MULLER. A VERY FINE AND RARE 18K WHITE GOLD MINUTE REPEATING TOURBILLON WRISTWATCH WITH REPEATING POWER INDICATOR AND BLUE ENAMEL DIAL

    SIGNED FRANCK MULLER, GENEVE, MODEL "CINTRÉE CURVEX - IMPERIAL TOURBILLON MINUTE REPEATER", NO. 18, REF. 8580 RMT, CIRCA 1998

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    FRANCK MULLER. A VERY FINE AND RARE 18K WHITE GOLD MINUTE REPEATING TOURBILLON WRISTWATCH WITH REPEATING POWER INDICATOR AND BLUE ENAMEL DIAL
    SIGNED FRANCK MULLER, GENEVE, MODEL "CINTRÉE CURVEX - IMPERIAL TOURBILLON MINUTE REPEATER", NO. 18, REF. 8580 RMT, CIRCA 1998

    Cal. TRM 95 first quality finely engraved partially skeletonised nickel-finished movement decorated with scrolls, minute repeating on two steel gongs via two polished steel hammers, the blue enamel dial with fancy Arabic numerals, white gold spade hands, serpentine small seconds, sector at 10 for repeating power reserve indication, large visible bat-wing-shaped one-minute tourbillon carriage with mono-metallic compensation balance, in distinctive curved tonneau-shaped case with glazed display back secured by four screws, repeating mechansim activated by a slide in the band, together with an 18k white gold Franck Muller buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    Total length of case 45 mm.


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    US$75,000-100,000
    EUR55,000-73,000

    Accompanied by a Franck Muller presentation box with outer packaging and Certificate.

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the reference number of this watch should read 5850 RMT not 8580 RMT.