Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 391

FRANCK MULLER, CONQUISTADOR, AUTOMATIC, ROSE GOLD Franck Muller, Genève, "Conquistador" No. 50, Ref. 8001 L SC. Sold in 2000. Fine, small, curved tonneau-shaped, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, 18k rose gold wristwatch with date and an 18k rose gold Franck Muller buckle. Accompanied by a fitted box and certificate.

CHF 4,000 - 6,000

HKD 32,000 - 48,000 / USD 4,000 - 6,000

Sold: CHF 5,375

Two-body, polished and brushed, stepped bezel, case back with 4 screws, screwed-down winding-crown, domed sapphire crystal. Guilloche black with painted luminous radial and graduated Arabic numerals, magnifying aperture for the date at 6. Luminous rose gold feuille hands, arrow center-seconds hand with red tip. Cal. FM 7000, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 25 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to 5 positions and temperatures, selfcompensating flat balance spring, hack mechanism.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIM. 28 x 39 mm. THICKNESS 11 mm.