Details

CIRCA: 2000s
CASE MATERIAL: 18k Pink Gold
CASE DIAMETER: 43mm
MOVEMENT NO’: 000380
CASE NO’: J005034
DIAL: White, Enamel
MOVEMENT: Automatic
FUNCTIONS: Small Minute and Hours Display
BOX: Yes
PAPERS: Yes
ACCESSORIES: 18k Pink Gold Jaquet Droz Tang Buckle, Open/Undated Certificate of Origin, Jaquet Droz Presentation Box


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Commissioned in the 1990s for the Grand Mosque in Muscat by the Sultan Qaboos Bin Said al-Said, the present timepiece was created in a limited run of 20 examples and which features elegant enamel designs inspired by the Islamic artwork in the Grand Mosque in Muscat.

With specific interest, the present timepiece was presented by the Sultan Qaboos Bin Said al-Said as a gift to the former U.S. Ambassador to Oman. Sitting ambassadors are prohibited from receiving gifts from heads of state to the country they are accredited to, thus the watch was presented after his retirement in the mid 2000’s

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