To have fun the twentieth Anniversary of the F.P. Journe Tokyo boutique, the Genevan watchmaker created a restricted version timepiece.

The Chronographe FB incorporates a glossy 40 mm x 10.4 mm diameter polished titanium case with an 18K 6N gold crown and pushers, a gilded ruthenium dial on gold, gold hour and minutes palms, sapphire counters, and that’s complemented by a burgundy alligator leather-based strap mounted on an 18K 6N Gold folding clasp.

FP Journe Chronographe FB Tokyo 20th Anniversary Edition

Beneath the dial is F.P. Journe’s beautiful caliber 1518.2 in 18K rose gold — which boasts a flyback chronograph that enables the wearer to reset and restart the chronograph immediately by urgent the pusher at 4 o’clock, enabling successive measurements.

FP Journe Tokyo boutique interior

The hand-wound 3Hz motion can run for as much as 80 hours with out the chronograph operating and is completed with round stripes on the bridges, straight graining, a mainplate that’s partly circular-grained, metal elements with polished chamfers, polished screw heads with chamfered slots, and pegs with polished rounded ends.

FP Journe Chronographe FB Tokyo 20th Anniversary Edition caseback

A tachymeter scale surrounds the dial, indicating velocity for a distance primarily based on 1000 meters utilizing the chronograph seconds hand, which makes an entire revolution in 2 minutes (the minute counter at 3 o’clock completes its rotation each 60 minutes, with every jump-of-the-hand being 2 minutes.

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An outsized aperture at 6 o’clock shows the date and has been color-matched for a seamless look.

The Chronographe FB is proscribed to 200 items.