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    Sale 1247

    Elements of Style

    17 March 2016, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 137

    FRANC VILA. AN UNUSUAL TITANIUM AND PVD-COATED SEMI-SKELETONIZED AUTOMATIC 5 MINUTE REPEATING WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED FRANC VILA, GENEVE, FVA35 SUPERSONICO 5 MINUTE REPEATER MODEL, NO. 11/88, MOVEMENT NO. 2822A2, CIRCA 2011

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    FRANC VILA. AN UNUSUAL TITANIUM AND PVD-COATED SEMI-SKELETONIZED AUTOMATIC 5 MINUTE REPEATING WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED FRANC VILA, GENEVE, FVA35 SUPERSONICO 5 MINUTE REPEATER MODEL, NO. 11/88, MOVEMENT NO. 2822A2, CIRCA 2011
    Automatic jewelled movement, semi-skeletonized dial, eccentric time display, applied Arabic numerals, cushion-shaped water-resistant-type case, screw down crown, button in the band for 5 minute-repeating mechanism, glazed display back secured by eight screws, stainless steel and pvd-coated Franc Vila double deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
    51 mm. wide


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    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.