F.P. Journe Vagabondage II

  • Movement 
    Automatic
  • Year of manufacture 
    2017
  • Lot number 
    54350
  • Case material 
    Plastic
  • Diameter 
    37
  • Location
  • Watch type 
    Other

Description

FP. Journe, Very Rare and Fine Vagabondage III, 18k Red Gold, Patented Constant Force Digital Jump Hour and Seconds, Ltd Ed No. 58/68 VIII, Circa 2017 Case: 37.6mm, 18k red gold, flat tortue shaped, two body case, exhibition case back attached by four screws Dial: smoked sapphire, with apertures for jump hour and jump seconds Movement: FP Journe Cal. 1514, 18k rose gold, manual wind, Patented 1 second constant force, 32 jewels, 249 components Band: crocodile leather on FP Journe signed deployment buckle Signed: FP Journe on case, dial, and movement This timepiece is accompanied by its original outer and inner presentation box, and documentation January 2017, FP Journe once again captures the collector's imagination by debuting a world's first in watchmaking. Vagabondage III presents the first ever jumping digital seconds in a wristwatch. Considered one of the holy grails of independent watchmaking, this timepiece demonstrates very high technical achievement due to the energy needed for such a complication, all the while retaining its iconic "Flat Tortue" case shape and dimensions of the previous model. Like the Vagabondage II, this timepiece was produced in Platinum (69 units) and Red Gold (68 Units), both individually numbered.