F.P. JOURNE OCTA CHRONOGRAPH PLATINUM
F.P. Journe, Invenit et Fecit, Octa Chronograph, No. 121-05 C. Sold on June 14th, 2006.
Very fine and rare, self-winding, platinum Chronometer wristwatch with round button fly-back
chronograph, 60-minute register, large date and a platinum F.P. Journe buckle. Accompanied by the
original fitted wooden box, guarantee (now void) and instruction booklet.
Two-body, solid, polished, concave lugs, transparent case back with 6 screws, sapphire crystals.
Off-center subsidiary silver guilloche dials with painted radial Arabic numerals for the hours and
minutes, seconds and 60-minute register secured to the 18K gold plate by 6 screws, aperture for the
double digit date. Blued steel Journe hands.
Cal. 1300, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 30 jewels, straight-line lever escapement,
monometallic 4-arm balance with 4 timing weights adjusted to 5 positions, self-compensating free-
sprung fl at balance spring, off-center bi-directional 22K gold guilloche rotor.