T he Important Watches sale in London comprises a superb selection of modern and vintage wristwatches, highlights of which are a white gold perpetual calendar Patek Philippe Nautilus Ref. 5740, the first to be publicly offered at auction in Europe, as well as the elusive platinum Patek Philippe World time with enamel dial ref. 5131. There are also spectacular sport Rolex’s, including a Submariner with Explorer dial and several rare GMT watches.
CIRCA 1865, NO. 41981 AND 42308
Estimate 75,000 – 95,000 GBP
CIRCA 1825, NO. 176
Estimate 60,000 - 80,000 GBP
Discover 7 exceptional wristwatches from Rolex and Patek Philippe from the collection of a distinguished European gentleman offered in our forthcoming Sotheby's Important Watches London auction. Presented in impeccable condition and with all their accessories, they are some of the most difficult modern pieces to source and were carefully selected for their timeless beauty.