On September 23, 2011, the Principality of Monaco will stage the world-famous charity watch auction ONLY WATCH, for its 4th edition.
Under the High Patronage of HSH Prince Albert II, which he has been supporting this charity event since its creation, 40 unique timepieces will be sold by leading horological auction house Antiquorum. The auction, held at 4 pm (GMT + 1) at the Hotel Hermitage, will draw international luxury watch connoisseurs as well as online and telephone bidders. The entire proceeds of the auction will be donated to support research on Duchenne Muscular Dystroph.
Chanel associated with this event by offering a unique piece, the Only Watch J12 Marine, characterized by its case that combines 18-carat pink gold and black microblasted high-tech ceramic.
A unique J12 Marine watch in 18K pink gold for Only Watch.
18K pink gold & sand-blasted black high-tech ceramic.
18K pink gold engraved caseback.
18K pink gold total weight: 81.62 g (case, bezel, dial, crown and clasp).
Diameter: 42 mm.
Self-winding mechanical movement.
42-hour power reserve.
Functions: hours, minutes, seconds, date and reading of the immersion time on the bezel.
18K pink gold notched unidirectional rotating bezel equipped with a black graduated 60-minute high-tech ceramic disc and a luminous marker at 12 o’clock.
Sapphire crystal with blue anti-reflective coating on the internal and external faces.
18K pink gold luminescent hands, indicators and 12 numeral for perfect readability in darkness.
18K pink gold screw-down crown with high-tech ceramic cabochon and crown protector.
Matte rubber strap.
Polished and satin-finished 18K pink gold ardillon buckle, engraved with CHANEL.