Girard-Perregaux, “WW.TC” for Only Watch Girard-Perregaux, “WW.TC – Titanium Oxide World Time fly-back Chronograph”. Very fine and unique, large, world time, selfwinding, water-resistant, titanium oxide, ceramic and titanium wristwatch with day and night indicator, square button fly-back chronograph, registers, date, and Girard-Perregaux rubber strap with black DLC titanium deployant clasp. Accompanied by fitted box and Certificate.
Case: Three-body, titanium oxide and titanium, polished and brushed, transparent smoked sapphire crystal case back with 6 screws, rounded ceramic bezel, concave lugs, screw-down crowns, the winding crown at 9 moves the city disc backwards or forwards, at 3 for setting the time and moving the night/day 24-hour ring backwards or forwards, sapphire crystals.
Dial: Black with luminous Arabic numerals, subsidiary dials for the seconds, the 12-hour and 30-minute registers, surrounded by a white and black revolving ring with contrasting painted red and white Arabic numerals for the night/day 24- hour indication, outermost revolving disc bearing the names of 24 cities in the world with Monaco in red, aperture for the date between 1 and 2. Luminous white baton hands.
Movement: GP03387, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes and oeil de perdrix decoration, 63 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock-absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring, hack mechanism. Dial, case and movement signed. Diameter 43 mm.
Estimated Price: 25,000 – 45,000
Achieved Price: 29,000
Girard-Perregaux is one of the few authentic Swiss watch Manufactures. It designs, creates, develops and produces both the external components of a watch and its “heart”, the movement. This comprehensive approach enables it to offer a complete portfolio of top-of-the-range movements (over 100 variants) and prestigious mechanical watch collections.
Inspired by its history dating back to 1791, Girard-Perregaux applies its expertise with a modern approach, with the support of its Research and Development department. Marked out by nearly 80 patents filed, the company’s heritage is reflected in the application of the latest technologies. The watches are not mere reproductions of past successes, but innovative creations guided by the quest for excellence.