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    Sale 1243

    Important Watches

    15 March 2016, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 167

    FRANCK MULLER. AN 18K GOLD AUTOMATIC RECTANGULAR WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED FRANCK MULLER, GENEVE, MASTER OF COMPLICATION, LONG ISLAND MODEL, NO. 134, REF. 1000 SC LONG ISLAND, CIRCA 2000

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    FRANCK MULLER. AN 18K GOLD AUTOMATIC RECTANGULAR WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED FRANCK MULLER, GENEVE, MASTER OF COMPLICATION, LONG ISLAND MODEL, NO. 134, REF. 1000 SC LONG ISLAND, CIRCA 2000
    Cal. 2800 R automatic movement, platinum rotor, silvered engine-turned dial, Arabic numerals, inner ring for minute division, rectangular curved case, back secured by four screws, 18k gold Franck Muller buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    30 mm. wide; 43 mm. long


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    The architecture of the case of the Long Island model celebrates the Spirit of Art Deco period, one of Franck Muller's sources of inspiration. Thanks to its pure rectangular shape as well as its both rectilinear and arched numerals, the Long Island has become a flagship model of the brand.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    (for watches) Many of the watches offered for sale in this catalogue have bands which may be made of endangered or protected animal materials such as alligator or crocodile and which may not lawfully be exported from the sale site without a CITES export permit. As explained above, these lots are marked with the symbol (~) in the catalogue.Accordingly, for purchased watches that are to be shipped out of the sale site for delivery,Christie’s will need to remove and retain the band before shipping the watch and buckle.