Jaeger-LeCoultre exclusive wristwatch for sale
With only 75 floating around the world, the Jaeger-Lecoultre Gyroturbillon 1 may be one of the world's most exclusively produced wristwatches. Thanks to an online jeweller there is one available, though in this case, fortune favours the quick.
Online jeweller SoKoBe is offering one of these incredibly exclusive wristwatches for a staggering 20 percent less than its retail price. It is being sold by the jeweller as its weekly special and is sure to go to the swiftest bidder.
An incredible example of the complexity of modern watch making, there are only 75 Jaeger-LeCoultre Gyroturbillon 1's in the world, with Jaeger-LeCoultre producing them in limited runs of about 20 watches a year.
The Gyroturbillon 1 features a spherical Tourbillon carriage that rotates on multiple axes and is encased in 43mm of platinum with a transparent case back. Composed of 679 parts and 117 jewels, including a sapphire crystal, the Gyroturbillon comes on a black crocodile leather strap to add that final aesthetic touch.
This incredible piece of watch engineering features a multitude of functions which include hours, minutes, power reserve, perpetual calendar, date, month, leap year and a gyroscopic Tourbillon whose purpose is to negate the effect of gravity on the timepiece.
The Jaeger-LeCoultre Gyroturbillon 1 comes boxed with all pertinent manuals and paperwork.
"An incredible example of the complexity of modern watchmaking"