F ollowing the success of our Sotheby’s international watches auctions, we are extremely pleased to announce the launch of our Paris Fine Watches sales. This exciting event will offer the opportunity to both connoisseurs and new collectors to acquire curated timepieces from the leading Manufactures from different styles, periods and price ranges.
This fine example of the iconic Rolex Daytona 6263 has been consigned by its original owner. The watch is accompanied by its original documents, including the warranty and the original invoice from Leroy, the famous watchmaker in Paris. Additionally, the watch comes with a second 6265 steel bezel also acquired at the time, offering the opportunity to change its style according to one's preferences.
Audemars Piguet Royal Oak
The Royal Oak was introduced in 1972 becoming the first ever luxury watch in steel. Designed by Gerald Genta, the model quickly established itself as an iconic timepiece, which has been undeniably successful ever since. Reference 15202 was introduced in 2012 to mark the Royal Oak’s 40th anniversary. True to the original model, the 5402, both watches go by the same nickname - “Jumbo”. The 15202 is one of the most sought after watches in the world, this example is in very good condition and comes with its original accessories.