François-Paul Journe No. 6/87 made in 1987.
Exceptional and unique 18 ct. gold, moon phase
astronomical double dial watch with orrery,
sidereal time, equation of time, power reserve
indication, and annual calendar with the seasons,
with special escapement, remontoire and one
minute tourbillon regulator. With original gold
key, short gold chain, in green leather fitted box,
with original drawings.
CThree body, massive, polished with concealed
hinges, glazed back and front.
DGilt brass on the
front, with silver subsidiary chapter rings on the
Ieft for the sidereal time calibrated for 24 hours
with jumping hour hand, mean time on the right
with inner moon phase aperture, the continuous
seconds below, sectors above for the equation of
time and up-and-down scale, outer Arabic minute
ring on the border of the bezel. blued-steel
Breguet hands. Skeletonised rear dia] with outer
revolving silver ring for the annual calendar,
subsidiary small chapter for the seasons indicated
by the earth axis, inner ivory terrestrial globe
revolving in 24 hours with the moon revolving
around it in 29 1/2 days. Gold sphere
representing the sun at the centre.
NotesThis watch is made of 406 pieces, which, apart
from the mechanism itself also include:
7 hands. 20
4 pieces for the case.
4 pieces for the key.
7 pieces for the dials.