F.P. Journe. A very fine and rare 18ct rose gold manual wind tourbillon chronometer wristwatch with power reserve indication
Tourbillon Souverain à Remontoir d'Egalité avec Seconde Morte, No.214-TN, Sold on 14th December 2007
26-jewel Cal.1403, lateral lever escapement, one-minute tourbillon regulator with A-shaped tourbillon frame, four-arm balance with inertia blocks, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring with Phillips terminal curve, constant-force remontoir with blade spring providing constant energy to the tourbillon escapement, screwed 18ct rose gold plate dial, eccentric Arabic hours and minutes dial, blued steel hands, subsidiary dial for running seconds, power reserve indicator for 42 hours, polished case with screwed exhibition case back, rounded bezel, engine turned winding crown with 'cordes de Marseille' pattern, fitted leather strap with 18ct rose gold F.P. Journe buckle, together with fitted box, certificate and instruction manual, case, dial and movement signed 40mm.