Louis Vuitton, “Tambour” for Only Watch Louis Vuitton, “Tambour Diving II Chronograph”, automatic. Very fine and unique, large, self-winding, water resistant, 18K black gold diver’s wristwatch with square button chronograph, counter, date and orange Louis Vuitton rubber strap with an 18K black gold Louis Vuitton buckle. Accompanied by a specially designed Louis Vuitton Damier Graphite canvas presentation trunk with embossed message and CD from Paul Pettavino and additional black and orange alligator straps and certificate.
Case: Polished, rounded, unidirectional rotating bezel with diving time indicator and orange rubber raised Louis Vuitton signature, flat bezel, central geometrical lugs, case back with 8 screws and engraved “Only Watch 2011”, screwed-down crown, and anti-reflective sapphire crystal.
Dial: Black with large orange Superluminova indexes, outer orange numerals and indexes for the diving time indicator, small seconds dial decorated as a diver’s flag, 30 minute dial, window for the date. Black skeleton hands with luminous orange tips.
Movement: Cal. LV118, rhodium plated, “Côte de Genève” decoration, 32 jewels, column-wheel escapement, monometallic balance, self-compensating flat balance spring, shock absorber, micrometer regulator. Dial, case and movement signed. Diameter 45.5mm.
Estimated Price: 40,000 – 60,000
Realised Price: 35,000
About Louis Vuitton
Louis Vuitton Malletier – commonly referred to as Louis Vuitton or shortened to LV – is a French fashion house founded in 1854 by Louis Vuitton. The label is well known for its LV monogram, which is featured on most products, ranging from luxury trunks and leather goods to ready-to-wear, shoes, watches, jewellery, accessories, sunglasses, and books. Louis Vuitton is one of the world’s leading international fashion houses. Louis Vuitton sells its products through standalone boutiques, lease departments in high-end department stores, and through the e-commerce section of its website