Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces
Hong Kong, Nov 27, 2016
AUDEMARS PIGUET ROYAL OAK CHRONOGRAPH YELLOW GOLD & DIAMOND Audemars Piguet, Genève, "Royal Oak Chronograph". Made in the 2000's. Very fine, tonneau-shaped, octagonal, self-winding, water-resistant, 18K yellow gold and diamond-set wristwatch with screw-down round- button chronograph, registers, date and an 18K yellow gold Audemars Piguet deployant clasp.
Three-body, polished and brushed, diamond set bezel secured by 8 bolts, reverse secured by 8 screws, screw-down buttons and crown, diamond set upper and sides. Sapphire cystal. Gold, pave diamond set, yellow diamond hour indexes, outer minute divisions, subsidiary dials for constant seconds, 30 minute and 12 hour registers, date aperture. Yellow gold luminous baton hands. Cal. 2385, rhodium-plated, oeil-de-perdrix decoration, 49 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring, 22K gold rotor.