Audemars Piguet - Ref. CW 1

  • Movement 
    Automatic
  • Lot number 
    297
  • Location

Description

AUDEMARS PIGUET ROYAL OAK CONCEPT CW1 LIMITED EDITION
Audemars Piguet,Genève, "Royal Oak Concept", No. 543743, case No. E 88193, Ref. CW 1. Made in a
limited edition of 150 pieces from 2002.
Extremely fine, rare and unusual, oversized, tonneau-shaped, water-resistant, Alacrite wristwatch with
visible one-minute tourbillon regulator, instantaneous mainspring torque indicator ("Dynamograph"),
linear power- reserve indication, crown function mode push-button and indication, octagonal
titanium bezel and an stainless steel Audemars Piguet deployant clasp. Accompanied by the original
special fitted box, Certificate of Origin and user manual.
Three-body, polished and brushed, case back and bezel secured with 8 hexagonal screws,
screwed-down hexagonal winding crown and push-button to select the crown functions, transparent
case back, sapphire crystals.
Transparent with outermost luminous dots, subsidiary indicators for the mainspring torque, linear
power-reserve, seconds, the winding/neutral/setting functions of the crown, visible one-minute
tourbillon regulator under a matte "serpentine" bridge. Luminous steel baton hands.
Cal. 2896 with skeletonized titanium movement bridges, 36 jewels, lateral lever escapement with
one-minute tourbillon regulator with 3 equidistant steel arms, monometallic balance with mean
time screws, titanium shock-absorbers, self-compensating Breguet balance-spring.