Lot 2856 ♣ - A197 Wristwatches & Pocketwatches - Wednesday, 30. June 2021, 05.00 PM

Ulysse Nardin, "Freak Carrousel Tourbillon", 2009.

White gold 750.
D 44.5 mm.
This object contains material of endangered species and is subject to certain trade restrictions. Prospective buyers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import it into another country.


This extraordinary timepiece was developed by Dr. Ludwig Oechslin and realized by Ulysse Nardin. "Freak" is the appropriate name, since everything - from the movement to the case - has been redesigned in a radical manner: the dual-direct escapement, the winding via the caseback and the hand positioning via the bezel.
Provenance: From an exceptional Swiss collection.
Reference No: 020-81
Case No: 113
Dial: Blue dial, the hour arrow is positioned on the movement, the minute arrow is applied to the gear-train bridge.
Movement: Hand-wound movement, Carrousel Tourbillon with 7-day power reserve.
Band: Original crocodile leather band with fold-over clasp in white gold.
Accessories: Box, outer card box, warranty, leather sleeve, and instructions.

CHF 15 000 / 28 000

€ 14 020 / 26 170