1083. Audemars Piguet A fne pink gold and ceramic chronograph with date, numbered 374 of a limited edition of 500 pieces 愛彼，「皇家橡樹離岸型Rubens Barrichello II」型號 26078RO.OO.D001VS.01，精細，限量版18K玫瑰金和陶瓷自動 上弦腕錶，配計時功能和日期顯示，限量發行500枚，編號第374號， 約2006年製。附維修錶盒和後補證書
Audemars Piguet Circa 2006
26078RO. OO.D001VS.01 Case No. F73669, lim. ed. no. 374/500 Model Name Royal Oak Ofshore Rubens Barrichello II Material 18K pink gold and ceramic Calibre Automatic, cal. 2326/2840, 54 jewels Bracelet/Strap Alligator Clasp/Buckle 18K pink gold Audemars Piguet deployant clasp Dimensions 44mm Diameter Signed Case, dial, movement and clasp signed Estimate
HKD 155,000-235,000 USD 19,900-30,100 Accessories Accompanied by Audemars Piguet service box and further delivered with Extract from the Archives confrming production of the present watch and its subsequent sale on December 20, 2006.
The present model Rubens Barrichello II was realized in 3 metals, all bearing ceramic bezel and pushers and all limited edition: a titanium version was made in 1000 pieces, the present rose gold one was realized in 500 examples - this one being number 374, and 150 specimens were made in platinum. Beyond the name, many details are clear nods to the world of F1 racing, most notably the typical 8 hexagonal screws adorning the bezel in this instance take the shape of engine screws, the crown recalls a gearing part, and the pushers are reminiscent of air intakes/extractors of race cars.
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