Published on October 23rd, 2018 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
Baume & Mercier Capeland Chronograph, The Cobra Special
LIMITED EDITION OF ONLY 1,965 PIECES WORLDWIDE
SHELBY COBRA 1963 SPIRIT OF COMPETITION – in commemoration of the black COBRA CSX2128, a 289 Roadster built to conquer the grueling 1963 “12 HOURS OF SEBRING” race, competing as number 15.
Delivered in a commemorative box with a model of the Cobra CSX2128.
Stainless steel case.
Case & lugs with a fine satin/brushed finish.
Polished finished bezel, buttons & crown.
Black dial with discreet silvery double racing stripes running along the bottom of the dial.
Polished steel hands, hours & minute hands with luminous fill.
Printed white Arabic numeral hour makers.
Printed white minute/seconds indicators, with luminous hour markings.
Printed Tachymeter scale with white indication & yellow Arabic Numerals on the outermost edge of the dial.
Silver chronograph related sub-dials with yellow hands & a touch of green, inspired by the Cobra’s dashboard.
Large yellow-tipped central seconds hand counter with the COBRA logo as a counterweight.
30 minute sub-dial counter located at the 3 o’clock position.
12 hour counter located at the 6 o’clock position
Small runnings seconds sub-dial at the 9 o’clock position.
Date window located between the 4 & 5 o’clock position. Date is corrected by means of a recessed button on the case edge at the 10 o’clock position.
Crystal on the case-back features the CSX2128’s legendary “15” racing number.
calibre: BM148120, contains 25 jewels & has an approximate power reserve of 48 hours.
Selling Price is USD4,450.00, contact DSF.my for a special price.