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Audemars Piguet
REF 25865BC.OO.1105BC.05 ROYAL OAK GRAND COMPLICATION AN IMPRESSIVE AND HEAVY WHITE GOLD AUTOMATIC MINUTE REPEATING PERPETUAL CALENDAR SPLIT SECOND CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH MOON PHASES AND LEAP YEAR INDICATION CIRCA 2008
Estimate
150,000250,000
LOT SOLD. 250,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
150
Audemars Piguet
REF 25865BC.OO.1105BC.05 ROYAL OAK GRAND COMPLICATION AN IMPRESSIVE AND HEAVY WHITE GOLD AUTOMATIC MINUTE REPEATING PERPETUAL CALENDAR SPLIT SECOND CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH MOON PHASES AND LEAP YEAR INDICATION CIRCA 2008
Estimate
150,000250,000
LOT SOLD. 250,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Audemars Piguet
REF 25865BC.OO.1105BC.05 ROYAL OAK GRAND COMPLICATION AN IMPRESSIVE AND HEAVY WHITE GOLD AUTOMATIC MINUTE REPEATING PERPETUAL CALENDAR SPLIT SECOND CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH MOON PHASES AND LEAP YEAR INDICATION CIRCA 2008
Dial: anthracite tapisserie
Caliber: cal. 2885 automatic movement, 52 jewels
Movement number: 415429
Case: 18k white gold, sapphire display back secured by eight screws
Case number: E26324-0004
Closure: 18k white gold Audemars Piguet Royal Oak bracelet with folding clasp
Size: diameter 44 mm, bracelet circumference approximately 185 mm
Signed: case, dial and movement
Accessories: Audemars Piguet winding presentation box, Warranty, Authentication Certificate and instructional booklets, pusher, magnifying glass, hang tag and oversized leather wallet
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Catalogue Note

The present lot is a venerable juggernaut in the watchmaking world, combining the iconic Royal Oak with the industry's most desired complications in one Grand Complication timepiece. Powered by the firm's incredible in house caliber 2885 composed of 648 individual parts, this timepieces features a split second chronograph, perpetual calendar, and minute repeating along side moon phases and leap year indication to the dial. 

It is both shocking and impressive to see this magnificent grand complication housed in an equally gargantuan 18k white gold sport case with bracelet. The present lot weighs in at nearly 400 grams. 

Since the firm’s inception in 1881, Audemars Piguet has been considered master of minute repeaters and grande complication watches. Undoubtedly, AP is best known for their Royal Oak line, created by world renowned designer Gerald Genta. Since the Royal Oak’s premiere at Basel in 1972, the model is a stand out and accounts for roughly 70% of the brands global sales.

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