Monaco, Sep 23, 2011

LOT 20

Harry Winston's Only Watch Midnight GMT Tourbillon Refined, unique, two-time-zone, world-time, platinum, self-winding, water-resistant wristwatch with one-minute tourbillon, day and night indication and a platinum Harry Winston buckle. Accompanied by a Harry Winston box and certificate.

Case: Platinum, polish and satin finished, inclined bezel, fluted tapered lugs, button at 10 for the second time zone and city, sapphire crystal. Dial: Ruthenium, snailed, offset brushed chapter ring with baton hour indexes and Arabic 12 and 6, inner minute divisions, guilloche center, dial for the second time zone with inner day and night indication, aperture for the world cities at 11 featuring Monaco, at 6 the aperture for the tourbillon with peripheral seconds divisions. White gold feuille hands. Movement: One-minute tourbillon carriage with three equidistant curved arms and blued steel screws, lateral lever escapement, monometallic balance wheel, self-compensating flat balance spring, rhodium plated 18k gold oscillating weight, ruthenium plated movement, high polished bridges. Dial, case and movement signed. Diameter 45mm.

Wish Price EUR 200,000 - 250,000

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The Harry Winston Only Watch 2011 Midnight GMT Tourbillon asserts its claim to a place within the select circle of Haute Horlogerie. This unique piece bears the genetic imprint of a brand that has imposed its unique and innovative style on a centuries-old industry. It incorporates many of the iconic Harry Winston signature features. The bezel bears the distinctive arches of the Harry Winston New York Salon, the 45 mm case is crafted in platinum exclusively for Only Watch. The movement has a power-reserve of 110 hours and the GMT display has day and night indication. The aperture at 11 indicates world cities including Monaco as a tribute to the Only Watch auction. The Midnight GMT Tourbillon combines design and technology to offer a resolutely contemporary vision of time. The pure, finely balanced elegance of this unique model dedicated to a noble cause will doubtless appeal to collectors of fine watchmaking and those who appreciate exceptional craftsmanship.