Monday, 20 May 2013

World Record for Any Rolex Wristwatch Achieved in Geneva

World Record for Any Rolex Wristwatch Achieved in Geneva

A few days ago Christie held its Important Watches sale in Geneva that the world record for an auction of Rolex watch. This watch very rare 1942 Rolex Ref 4113 sold for $ 1,161,436. As Patek Philippe, Ref 3448 1981 set a new world record for $ 1,702,044 and was therefore the most valuable sales lot.

Buyers from 40 countries on five continents participated in the auction of Christie's Geneva auction reached a total of $ 22,608,583 results.

Also "Important Modern and Vintage Watches" Antiquorum auction held on Sunday May 12 at the Mandarin Oriental in Geneva, Patek Philippe single, "Sky Moon Tourbillon" (Ref. 5002) with a pink gold case of the has two control dials and 12 complications, has sold a staggering 1.2 million, while Paul Newman Rolex Daytona Watches, Ref 6263 sold for $ 870.000, nearly three times its low estimate, and the world's highest price ever made for a Rolex Daytona.

Rolex Ref. 4113

Patek Philippe, Genève, ref. 3448
Rolex Daytona Paul Newman Watches, Ref. 6263
Patek Philippe, Sky Moon Tourbillon Ref. 5002