This Snoopy-inspired watch, on the famous Franck Muller Crazy Hours model, is full of unique characteristics. As the name Crazy Hours suggests, the hour numerals on the dial are not in the traditional order. In fact, most of this watch is untraditional in the most playful and eye-catching way.
Featuring Snoopy on the dial, the complex and clever mechanical movement which allows the hour hand to jump to the next in the correct order, is further highlighted with Snoopy’s arms as the hour and minutes hands. On a matte black stainless steel case, Snoopy and Woodstock are bold to the eye in black and white on a black dial with grey numerals and text. Paired with a black hand-sewn fabric strap, every part of this design has been carefully, and playfully, designed.
“Working on the Franck Muller Crazy Hours watch has been so much fun. I cannot stop smiling when I look at this watch as there are so many cool elements to it. Adding Snoopy to this crazy dial and using his arms to point to the numerals is amazing. I love using the iconic concentric circular pattern around Snoopy, and what takes this watch to the next level is the luminous effect used on the dial. I also love having Woodstock in wonderful places throughout this piece. It really is a culmination of so many things I adore.”George Bamford, Founder, Bamford Watch Department
This 25-piece limited edition is housed in a unique box with a splash of colour highlighting the Crazy Hours design, as well as Snoopy and Woodstock making an appearance.
MODEL: Crazy Hours Cintrée Curvex
TYPE: 8880 CH
MOVEMENT: MVD FM 2800-CHR, Self-winding movement with bidirectional rotor system, 42 hour power reserve, 274 components, 19 jewels, Balance wheel frequency set at 28,800 alternations per hour
MOVEMENT DECORATION: Côtes de Geneve and brushing soleil papier on the bridges, Circular graining on the two sides of the main plate, Chamfering of the bridges, 24k gold bath and rhodium plating of the component, 24k gold finish on the written engravings, Brushing soleil papier of the rotor ball bearing and on the barrel, Polished and blued screws
CASE MATERIAL: Matte Black Stainless Steel, Hand Brushed, Rhodium Plating
DIAL: Lined Super Luminova, GL Black, Numerals meticulously painted and applied by hand
FUNCTIONS: Uncoordinated jumping hours, minutes
INSTRUCTIONS: Winding shaft with 2 positions: 1. Winding 2. Time setting
CROWN: Matte Black Stainless steel
CRYSTAL: Sapphire Crystal
CASE DIAMETER: 39.6mm
CASEBACK: Matte Black Stainless Steel
WATER-RESISTANCE: 30 ATM
STRAP: Black Hand Sewn Fabric Strap
BUCKLE: Brushed Matte Black Stainless Steel, Hand Polished, Rhodium Plating
PRICE: RRP £28,000.00
For more information please visit Bamford Watch Department