View full screen - View 1 of Lot 116. 'Kasparov' Royal Oak, Ref. 25860ST Stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with date and bracelet Circa 1997 | 愛彼 | 25860ST型號「'Kasparov' Royal Oak」精鋼計時鍊帶腕錶備日期顯示,年份約1997.
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Audemars Piguet

'Kasparov' Royal Oak, Ref. 25860ST Stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with date and bracelet Circa 1997 | 愛彼 | 25860ST型號「'Kasparov' Royal Oak」精鋼計時鍊帶腕錶備日期顯示,年份約1997

Audemars Piguet

Audemars Piguet

'Kasparov' Royal Oak, Ref. 25860ST Stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with date and bracelet Circa 1997 | 愛彼 | 25860ST型號「'Kasparov' Royal Oak」精鋼計時鍊帶腕錶備日期顯示,年份約1997

'Kasparov' Royal Oak, Ref. 25860ST Stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with date and bracelet Circa 1997 | 愛彼 | 25860ST型號「'Kasparov' Royal Oak」精鋼計時鍊帶腕錶備日期顯示,年份約1997

Audemars Piguet


'Kasparov' Royal Oak, Ref. 25860ST

Stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with date and bracelet 

Circa 1997


愛彼

25860ST型號「'Kasparov' Royal Oak」精鋼計時鍊帶腕錶備日期顯示,年份約1997


Dial: tropical anthracite tapisserie

Calibre: cal. 2385 automatic, 37 jewels 

Movement number: 456'087

Case: stainless steel, back secured by 8 screws

Case number: D89'148, 50

Closure: stainless steel Audemars Piguet bracelet and folding clasp 

Dimensions: 39 mm, bracelet circumference approx. 180 mm

Signed: case, dial and movement 

Box: no

Papers: no

Accessories: Audemars Piguet Digital Extract from the Archives

MVT: is running at the time of cataloging. The date is advancing and the chronograph is functioning.

CASE: is in good condition. It presents some surface scratches and dents. It has likely been polished. The bracelet is in good condition. It presents some surface scratches.

DIAL: is in good condition. It presents some minute blemishes and dust particles. There is a tropical patina the is beginning to develop on the top of the tapisserie and on the subsidiary dials.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. All dimensions in catalogue descriptions are approximate. Condition reports may not specify mechanical replacements or imperfections to the movement, case, dial, pendulum, separate base(s) or dome. Watches in water-resistant cases have been opened to examine movements but no warranties are made that the watches are currently water-resistant. Please note that we do not guarantee the authenticity of any individual component parts, such as wheels, hands, crowns, crystals, screws, bracelets and leather bands, since subsequent repairs and restoration work may have resulted in the replacement of original parts. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. In particular, please note it is the purchaser's responsibility to comply with any applicable import and export matters, particularly in relation to lots incorporating materials from endangered species.NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."


**Please be advised that bands made of materials derived from endangered or otherwise protected species (i.e. alligator and crocodile) are not sold with the watches and are for display purposes only. We reserve the right to remove these bands prior to shipping."

Please note that the diameter of the watch is 39 mm.

The Royal Oak is unanimously viewed as one of the most significant wristwatch designs to ever see light. Since 1972, the legendary sport-chic watch saw a multitude of variations come to life, including an elegant chronograph version such as the present piece.