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1160. De Bethune A very fne and extremely unusual pink gold asymmetrical wristwatch with jump hours, digital minutes, linear triple calendar and moon phases De Bethune,型號DBDR S5,非常精美及罕有,18K玫瑰金腕錶, 配跳時功能、數字視窗及直線式全曆顯示和月相,約2010年製 De Bethune將為本拍品的成功買家,提供一次免費的保養服務。 Manufacturer Year

De Bethune Circa 2010

Reference No. Case No. Material Calibre

DBDR S5 001 18K pink gold Manual, cal. DB 2044, 32 jewels Bracelet/Strap Alligator Clasp/Buckle 18K pink gold De Bethune pin buckle Dimensions 42mm Diameter Signed Case, dial, movement and buckle signed

The fnal result is a striking timepiece, the simplicity of its dial betraying the complexity of the movement. In a fnal “touch of class”, the moon phases aperture is displayed on the back of the watch through a 3-dimensional spherical indicator, an innovation introduced by the brand. Most notably, the present watch is the frst produced of this model, as denoted by the case number 001.

Estimate

De Bethune will be ofering

HKD 120,000-195,000 USD 15,400-25,000

a complimentary service for this watch.

Independent watchmaker De Bethune is renowned for its daring aesthetics combined with high-end traditional watchmaking techniques. The present piece perfectly exemplifes this vocation: the time is indicated in digital fashion, with the minutes displayed on a disc and a window for the jump hours. The calendar follow suit, adopting a linear display at 12.

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THE HONG KONG WATCH AUCTION: EIGHT [Catalogue]  

Phillips presents THE HONG KONG WATCH AUCTION: EIGHT on 28 May 2019.

THE HONG KONG WATCH AUCTION: EIGHT [Catalogue]  

Phillips presents THE HONG KONG WATCH AUCTION: EIGHT on 28 May 2019.