The Gérald Genta "Octo" (for octagonal) collection combines an architectural avant-garde case with a variety of technical complications, the movements entirely designed and produced by the manufacturer.
The model is distinguished by its massive octagonal case, available in different materials and with a diversity of dial designs.
Sold in 2004, the present watch is from the very first models of the Octo line of watches, launched in the same year. It is furthermore preserved in excellent like new overall condition.
For an "Octo Biretro Jewellery" model see lot 11 in this auction.