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F. P. Journe Octa Calendrier Platinum / Yellow Gold Dial 38MM BRASS MOVEMENT (43355)

F.P. Journe Octa Calendrier, very early production with brass movement and yellow gold dial in a 38mm case, 950 platinum case on a strap a matching platinum tang buckle, automatic brass F.P. Journe caliber 1300 movement, annual calendar (only requiring adjustment in February), 120-hour power reserve, yellow gold dial, off center hour and minutes at 3 o'clock with guilloche and black Arabic numeral hour markers, oversized fan-form retrograde date indicator, small seconds between 4 and 5 o'Clock, day and month apertures, display back, sapphire crystal, water resistant to 30 meters, serial 03X - 03Q, Size: 38m, Thickness: 10.1, Like New with Original Box, Instruction booklet, and service papers dated 2018. (43355)


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This is a .950 platinum F.P. Journe Octa Calendrier Brass. It has an alligator leather strap with a platinum tang buckle, and scratch resistant sapphire crystals. It has a pull out winding crown, and an exhibition sapphire display case back secured with 6 screws, and it's engraved with "FP JOURNE - INV. FECIT – PT950 – OCTA CAL.," hallmarks, and a serial number. The 38mm diameter solid two-body case, curved lugs, and thin convex bezel, are polished. It has a sandblasted 18k yellow gold dial, with an off center hour and minutes silver guilloche dial at 3 o'clock with black Arabic numeral hour markers, blued dauphine hand, and a perimeter 60-minute scale with a railway-style chapter ring. Superimposed on the time dial at 6 o'clock is a circular running small seconds register with a blued indicator hand with a circular counter balance. There is an oversized fan-form retrograde date arch around the perimeter between 1 and 5:30 o'clock with black Arabic numerals and a center-mounted blued dauphine indicator hand. There are aperture windows for the day at 11 o'clock, and one for the month at 8 o'clock. The annual calendar only requires an adjustment in February, and it has a 120-hour power reserve at full winding. It's water resistant to 30 meters/100 feet, and the 10.1mm thick case, dial, and movement are all signed. This FP Journe Octa Calendrier brass has a mechanical automatic self-winding FP. Journe caliber 1300 movement. It's ruthenium-plated brass with fausses cotes embellishment, and it's constructed with 32 jewels and an anti-shock device. It's 18k rose gold, with fausses cotes embellishment on the bridges, a partially circular grained baseplate, and gilt engraving. It's engraved "Exclusive Power Reserve System," and "Precision Chronometer." It's constructed with 37 jewels, 259 components, polished screw heads with chamfered slots, polished rounded pegs, and the steelwork has polished chamfers and straight graining. It includes an in-line lever escapement, a monometallic balance adjusted to heat, cold, and 5 positions, a 15-tooth wheel balance with 4 inertia weights, and a flat Anachron micro-flamed spring. It has an off-center 22K gold bidirectional winding rotor engraved with the F.P. Journe logo and motto (Invenit et fecit), with guilloche texture There is a free-sprung balance, a mobile stud holder, a slipping mainspring, a variable inertia balance wheel, and. The optimized winding system uses ceramic balls, and the mechanism oscillates at a frequency of 21,600 vph (3Hz). This F.P. Journe Octa Calendrier brass with a brass movement is an extremely early production. It was introduced in 1999.

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Dear EWC, I have just completed my very first purchase with your company: a mint Lange Datograph. Robert was extremely help throughout the process with the item delivered nicely packed to my Hong Kong address within days. The condition of the watch was absolutely mint as described and has exceeded my expectations, even under a loupe! I will be a return customer in no time. Well done!

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