Dive into the History of One of the Most Coveted Timepieces: The Patek Philippe Nautilus

NEW YORK | 5 June 2024

I t’s time to dive into the history of Patek Philippe’s iconic Nautilus watch, one of the rarest and most sought-after timepieces in the world. Known for its distinctive case with exquisite beveling, brushing, and polishing, the Nautilus is a true masterpiece of craftsmanship. Discover the story behind its creation and learn how it became a legend in the watchmaking industry.

Sotheby’s is delighted to present an exceptional collection of Nautilus watches in our upcoming Important Watches auction, with highlights including the highly coveted Patek Philippe Nautilus 5711 with an 'olive green' dial and baguette diamond-set bezel from the personal collection of Hollywood legend and passionate watch collector, Sylvester Stallone.

The Important Watches auction, presented in partnership with Silversea, will take place live in New York City on June 5th, 2024, at 9 AM.

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