Quinting. A rare and unusual black DLC coated 'Mystery' wristwatch with enamel world and moon phase  The Moonlight Piece Unique, Circa 2011
Lot 253Y
Quinting. A rare and unusual black DLC coated 'Mystery' wristwatch with enamel world and moon phase
The Moonlight Piece Unique, Circa 2011
£ 5,000 - 7,000
US$ 6,600 - 9,200

Lot Details
Quinting. A rare and unusual black DLC coated 'Mystery' wristwatch with enamel world and moon phase  The Moonlight Piece Unique, Circa 2011
Quinting. A rare and unusual black DLC coated 'Mystery' wristwatch with enamel world and moon phase
Model: The Moonlight Piece Unique
Date: Circa 2011
Movement: Composed of 8 transparent anti-reflective sapphire discs
Dial: Transparent disc with enamel earth, moon and comet, moon showing moon phase in current time, raised outer Arabic numeral hour markers with inner minute track, rose gilt faceted lance hands
Case: Black DLC coated round, enamel earth visible through exhibition back secured by 4 screws, No.598-13
Strap/Bracelet: Black Quinting crocodile leather
Buckle/Clasp: Signed DLC coated deployant clasp
Size: 43mm
Accompaniments: Quinting box

Footnotes

  • The enamel dial of Quinting The Moonlight is hand painted and each one comes with a different view of the earth making each unique. The production run was limited to 360 making reference to the earths 360° of longitude.
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