Franck Muller Vanguard Crazy Hours™ Lady

With its harmonious contours, flawless finesse and impeccably balanced proportions, the Vanguard Crazy Hours™ Lady combines boldness, creativity and poetry with the exceptional Haute Horlogerie know-how of Franck Muller.

With its sun-stamped lacquered dial with hologram numbers and distinct numerals applied by hand, the Vanguard Crazy Hours™ Lady ensures a firm grip on the Franck Muller traditions, with a youthful and futuristic aesthetic.

The strap is artistically integrated into the case with the help of two unseen screws. The rubber on the inside of the strap effortlessly takes the shape of the wrist, while the alligator on the top instills grace. Modeled to perfection, the handsome blend of rubber and alligator creates absolute harmony with the iconic Vanguard case.

The lines of the case give a sporty and modern character to this collection, which has been designed to express the concept of time as an abstract construct.

The Crazy Hours complication offers a unique reading of time, showing hour numerals in the most unconventional order. Thanks to a patented mechanism, the central hour hand literally jumps from one hour to the next, respectfully following the randomly numbers on the dial.

Thereby, after every 60 minutes, the hour hand would jump to the next correct number. Meanwhile, the minute hand follows a conventional 60-minute cycle revolving around the dial.

Technical details

Model: Franck Muller Vanguard Crazy Hours™ Lady, Reference V 32 CH (NR)

18k rose gold
Width: 32mm x Length: 42.3mm x Height: 9.9mm
Water resistant up to 30 meters

Calibre FM 1000 CH
Central jumping hour hand. Central minutes and seconds
Self-winding mechanical movement
Ø 20.60 mm x Height: 5.40 mm
28’800 vibrations / hour
40 hours power reserve
166 components – 24 jewels
Côtes de Genève on the bridges
Diamond polishing on the bridges
24k gold bath and rhodium treatment
24k gold finish on the engravings
Sunray brushing on the oscillating weight

Sun-stamped lacquered dial with hologram numbers and applied Arabic numerals

Hand-sewn alligator strap

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