FRANCK MULLER. A VERY EXCEPTIONAL PLATINUM TONNEAU-SHAPED DUAL AXIS TOURBILLON RETROGRADE WRISTWATCH

Lot №: 65610
Estimate: $154,782 - 257,970
30 November 2005
Sold price
$405,528
Hong Kong

Description

FRANCK MULLER. A VERY EXCEPTIONAL PLATINUM TONNEAU-SHAPED DUAL AXIS TOURBILLON RETROGRADE WRISTWATCHSigned Franck Muller, Geneve, Model Revolution 2 Tourbillon, Cal. 2003, No. 00, 2003With engraved nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, engine-turned aubergine dial, the one minute tourbillon carriage with mono-metallic compensation balance within a tonneau-shaped tourbillon cage with cylindrical brass gear perpendicular to the tourbillon cage turning one revolution in 8 minutes, luminous Arabic numerals and hands, sector for retrograde seconds at 7 and sector for retrograde 8-minute carriage counter at 5, in large tonneau-shaped case with a small protuberance to the glazed display back secured by four screws, together with a platinum Franck Muller buckle, case, dial and movement signed48 mm. long and 15 mm. thick