Monaco, Sep 23, 2011

LOT 10

Chopard, "L.U.C" for Only Watch Chopard, "L.U.C Engine One Tourbillon", movement No. 123508, Ref. 168526-3004. Extremely fine and unique, rectangular sculpted, water-resistant, titanium DLC chronometer wristwatch with visible one-minute tourbillon regulator, power reserve indication with a titanium DLC Chopard buckle. Accompanied by fitted box and Certificate.

Case: Three-body, polished, curved lugs, engraved case back, plate on the band engraved "Only Watch 2011", crown with L.U.C logo, sapphire crystal. Dial: Black and yellow, vertical stripes decoration, yellow Arabic numerals and dart indexes under the sapphire crystal, ?Chopard? signature at 9, power reserve indication, aperture for the tourbillon and for the seconds at 6. Black and yellow dauphine hands. Movement: Cal. L.U.C 1TRMB, rhodium-plated, 29 jewels, fausses cotes decoration, one-minute tourbillon regulator with three curved-arm cage, lateral lever escapement, monometallic balance, adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, shock absorber. Dial, case and movement signed. Dimensions. 34 mm x 25.90 mm.

Wish Price EUR 50,000 - 70,000

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Movement: 1

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Founded in 1860, the House of Chopard is represented around the world through 1,600 points of sale and 120 boutiques. The company is profoundly attached to its core values of quality, respect for tradition, creativity, innovation and philanthropy. Owned and headed by the Scheufele family since 1963, Chopard currently operates three production sites ? Geneva and Fleurier in Switzerland, and Pforzheim in Germany ? and employs 1,750 people worldwide. A privileged partner of the cinema and closely involved with the world of classic car races, Chopard has built its reputation on iconic lines such as ?Happy Diamonds? and ?Mille Miglia?. Over the past twenty years, Chopard has further developed its expertise and collections from Haute Horlogerie to Haute Joaillerie. Each year, around 75,000 jewelry creations and 75,000 watches emerge from the company workshops.