BAUME & MERCIER, "CAPELAND SHELBY COBRA"
UNIQUE PIECE RED GOLD FLYBACK CHRONOGRAPH
Baume & Mercier, Capeland Shelby Cobra, case No. 5141954, Ref. MOA 10255. Made to
support the work of the CARROLL SHELBY FOUNDATION as a Unique Timepiece in 2015.
Very fine and extremely rare, self-winding, water-resistant, 18K red gold wristwatch with
round button fly-back chronograph, register, date, tachometer and a Baume & Mercier 18K
red gold buckle. Accompanied by the original luxury wooden box, die cast model of the
Copra race car, instruction booklet and 50 Year SHELBY COBRA leaflet.
Two-body, solid, polished, transparent case back with 4 screws and engraved Baume
& Mercier, Copeland, Shelby Cobra 1965 -2015 Unique Piece, back crystal with etched
"Carroll Shelby" signature, sapphire crystals.
White with two blue vertical stripes, painted Arabic numerals and luminous dots, outer
1/5th seconds track and tachometer scale, subsidiary dials for the seconds and 30-minute
register, aperture for the date between 4&5. Luminous pink gold dauphine hands.
Cal. LJP 8147, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 27 jewels, straight-line lever
escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring.