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    Ikepod, Limited Edition Megapode Chronometer, Titanium, Automatic, No. 0569/1000, Full Set, Circa 1999
    Case: 47 mm, titanium, one body, brushed, with yellow-accented round pushers, left-handed main crown, right-handed slide-rule crown, and exhibition window on back, No. 0569/9999
    Dial: matte gray, with matte black revolving and fixed slide rules, white and yellow Arabic markings and numerals, black guilloche seconds, 30-minute, 12-hour, and 24-hour GMT registers, and date aperture; skeletonized luminous white sword hour/minute hands, and yellow sword register and chrono hands
    Movement: IPM (ETA/Valjoux base) caliber 7750 automatic, jeweled, Swiss lever, chronometer certified, with chronograph, GMT, quickset date, and hacking seconds functions, and rhodium finish
    Band: titanium bracelet, 25 links, approximately 7 1/8 inches maximum length, including watch, signed Ikepod on deployment clasp
    Signed: Ikepod on dial, case, movement, and deployment clasp

    Designed by Marc Newson and developed for pilots, the Megapode uses two logarithmic scales that enable its wearer to calculate fuel consumption and distances, and to convert units. This timepiece is No. 0569 of 9,999 examples produced in this dial configuration, and is accompanied by its outer and inner boxes, and instruction booklet.


    Condition Report*: Type: Ikepod, Limited Edition Megapode Chronometer, Titanium, Automatic, No. 0569/1000, Full Set, Circa 1999
    Signed: Ikepod on dial, case, movement, and deployment clasp
    Dial: matte gray, with matte black revolving and fixed slide rules, white and yellow Arabic markings and numerals, black guilloche seconds, 30-minute, 12-hour, and 24-hour GMT registers, and date aperture
    Hands: skeletonized luminous white sword hour/minute hands, and yellow sword register and chrono hands
    Metal: titanium
    Case: #0569/9999
    Case Info: one body, brushed, with yellow-accented round pushers, left-handed main crown, right-handed slide-rule crown, and exhibition window on back
    Case Width: 47 mm
    Crystal: sapphire
    Watch Movement: IPM (ETA/Valjoux base) caliber 7750 automatic, jeweled, Swiss lever, chronometer certified, with chronograph, GMT, quickset date, and hacking seconds functions, and rhodium finish
    Band: titanium bracelet, 25 links, approximately 7 1/8 inches maximum length, including watch, signed Ikepod on deployment clasp
    Circa: 1999
    Condition: Excellent dial; very good case and bracelet, with light signs of wear. Running, with all functions working, but service is recommended.
    *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".

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    455 Madison Avenue
    The Garrison Room
    New York, NY 10022


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