Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces
Hong Kong, Nov 27, 2016
MAITRES DU TEMPS CHAPTER TWO WHITE AND PINK GOLD Maitres du Temps, Chapter Two (collaboration between Daniel Roth, Roger Dubuis and Peter Speake- Marin), Swiss, Ref. SHC 01 / MDT 1007. Made circa 2008. Very fine, large, rare and unusual, 18K white and pink gold self-winding, instantaneous triple date rectangular wristwatch with an 18K white gold Maitres du Temps deployant clasp. Accompanied by an original fitted box and Certificate of Origin.
Two-body, massive, polished, transparent case back held by 8 special screws, pink gold inset calendar adjuster buttons to the reverse, pink gold inset section to the left side of the band, pink gold date advance button to the right, curved sapphire crystals. Pink engraved in sunburst pattern, black radial Roman numerals on applied white reserve, outer minute track, aperture for the date, two apertures for scroll-type month and day of the week indication. Cal. SHC01, rhodium-plated, 32 jewels, cotes de Geneve, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, index regulator, engraved gold rotor.