Frederique Constant Highlife Tourbillon Platinum 2001

Launched in 2001, this tourbillon complication from Frederique Constant’s Highlife collection is dressed in curvaceous platinum case fitted with convex sapphire crystal and screw-down, flat sapphire back. Inside this ultra luxury timepiece, beats the FC-800 hand tourbillon movement that beats at the rate of 28’800 V/h, and delivers power reserve up to 72 hours. The silver plated dial boasts tourbillon window at 6 o’clock, date indicator at 12 o’clock, powerful Arabic numerals, the solid-gold brand emblem at 3 o’clock and blackened steel leaf hands. This spectacular timepiece looks great when worn with an elegant bracelet in hand-sewn crocodile leather.

Technical details
Movement
Hand-wound FC-800, 13 1/4”’, 28’800 V/h, 23 rubies, bridges decorated with snailing and Côtes de Genève,72-hour power reserve

Functions
Hours, minutes, date, tourbillon

Case
Platinum 950
Convex sapphire crystal and screw-down, flat sapphire back
Individual number
Water-resistant to 30 m

Dial
Silver-plated
Date indicator at 12 o’clock, tourbillon window at 6 o’clock
Blackened steel leaf hands

Strap
Hand-sewn Louisiana crocodile leather
Optional folding clasp in gold 750 (18K)

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