Up for sale is a De Bethune 18k Rose Gold & Diamond Wristwatch w/ 7-day Power Reserve, GMT Function & 2 Timezones, Ref DB3R. Originally retailed for $40,000.
Case: Signed, round, 18k rose gold case no. 002 measures 42mm and features diamond set lugs, case-back secured by 6 screws, and crown with quick-set for 2nd timezone.
Dial: Signed, silvered and guilloche dial with black Roman numeral hour markers, blued steel hands, outer minute track, subsidiary dial for GMT function with silver hand for 2nd timezone, and power reserve indication by 12 o’clock.
Band: Brown De Bethune alligator band with 18k buckle.
Movement: Manual winding mechanical movement.
Condition: Preowned. In excellent condition.
Accessories: Accompanied by De Bethune box & Certificate of Authenticity.
Inventory no. 22691
Founded in 2002 and headquartered in La Chaux L’Auberson in the Swiss Jura near the border with France, De Bethune has already managed to establish itself as a manufacturer with an atelier style approach to horology know for it’s devotion to the in-house production of exactingly designed and constructed timepieces of the finest quality. Founded by David Zanetta, a former consultant to watch collectors around the world, and Denis Flageollet, a 4th generation watchmaker and former professor at the watchmaking school of Le Locle, De Bethune already has an impressive collection of meticulously engineered timepieces, and promises to continue to impress and innovate for years to come.