Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    FP Journe, Very Fine Octa Automatique Reserve Sport Indy 500, Limited Series of 99 pieces, Circa 2012
    Case: 42mm, three body case, with exhibition caseback attached by screws, No. 544-ARS
    Dial: black dial, with luminous arabic numerals, Indy 500 and Lotus designation on dial, white luminous hands
    Movement: FP Journe Cal. 1300.3, self-winding, 36 jewels, 3HZ frequency, 271 components
    Band: FP Journe rubber strap, with signed folding buckle. Rubber strap is full length.
    Signed: FP Journe on case, dial, movement

    This timepiece is accompanied by its original outer and inner presentation box, and full documentation

    This very rare limited edition timepiece was produced to commemorate Jean Alesi's participation in the Indianapolis 500 race. Manufactured in a black aluminum case, this limited variation of the Octa Automatique Reserve Sport was made in only 99 examples, all numbered between the 501-599 range. Differentiation for the limited edition offering is the dial, which includes the Indy 500 and Lotus badges, as well as Jean Alesi's signature.


    Condition Report*: Type: FP Journe, Very Fine Octa Automatique Reserve Sport Indy 500, Limited Series of 99 pieces, Circa 2012
    Signed: FP Journe on case, dial, movement
    Model: Octa Automatique Reserve Sport Indy 500
    Dial: black dial, with luminous arabic numerals, Indy 500 and Lotus designation on dial
    Hands: white luminous hands
    Metal: blacked aluminimum alloy case
    Case #: 544-ARS
    Case Info: three body case, with exhibition caseback attached by screws
    Case Width: 42mm
    Crystal: sapphire
    Watch Movement: FP Journe Cal. 1300.3, self-winding, 36 jewels, 3HZ frequency, 271 components
    Band: FP Journe rubber strap, with signed folding buckle. Rubber strap is full length.
    Circa: 2012
    Condition: This timepiece presents in excellent condition with no signs of wear. Dial is excellent. Movement runs and operates, as it should. Due to time in private collection, and being unworn, we recommend this timepiece be serviced for daily use. W122
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2018
    24th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 385

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $250,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $250,000 and $2,500,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,500,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2014 September 23 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction
    2014 September 23 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction
    REALIZED $2,303,258
    2014 September 22 Fine Jewelry Signature Auction
    2014 September 22 Fine Jewelry Signature Auction
    REALIZED $1,970,300
    2019 June 3 Watches & Fine Timepieces Signature Auction - New York
    2019 June 3 Watches & Fine Timepieces Signature Auction - New York
    REALIZED $3,655,236