Exclusive Timepieces 17 April 2021 | Monaco

Auction Details

Monaco Legend Group is pleased to present its 4th auction with Davide Parmegiani. 
Once again, we have refined our selection of rarities to satisfy all kinds of collectors and passionate, starting from vintage to the rarest modern and contemporary pieces that the market can offer.

Morning Session:
10:30 AM CEST – lots 1 to 110
Afternoon Session:
2:30 PM CEST – lots 111 to 264

93 Audemars Piguet 1 Of 20, Limited Edition Not for Sale, Royal Oak Offshore “Montoya” Wristwatch in Titanium, Reference  26 042, With Box, Papers, Tag, Booklets and Confirmation Letters

Estimate: € 30,000 –⁠ 60,000

Lot Description

Model: Royal Oak Offshore
Reference: 26042IO.OO.D0011N.01
Case Material: Titanium
Bracelet Material: Leather Strap
Year: 2000s
Movement: Automatic
Caliber: 2226
Case N°: F24736 - 10/20
Movement N°: 580082
Dimensions: 44 mm
Signed: Dial, movement and case
Accessories: Box, Certificate,tag, letters, cap and visor.

The reference 26030IO, such as the present one, is part of the larger Royal Oak Offshore collection which was conceptualized and introduced in the 1990s, but this one is the particular “Juan Pablo Montoya” collection in a limited edition not for sale of 20 pieces in 2004 with Montoya’s signature on the reverse. Created as a tribute to the famous Colombian driver Juan Pablo Montoya, it is one of the most sought-after Audemars Piguet limited edition Formula 1 timepieces. The watch features a 44 mm titanium case with a transparent case back. The case is accompanied by a black leather strap with white stitching, secured to the wrist with a deployant buckle. This model is equipped with the self-winding movement 2226/2840 which accumulates a power reserve of 42 hours. The dial features the following functions: Textured silver with luminous steel baton indexes, subsidiary dials for the seconds, the 30-minute and 12-hour registers, outer tachometer graduation, cyclops aperture for the date. Luminous steel baton hands. The conditions are amazing, with no signs of wearing and offered with original the original fitted box, Certificate of Authenticity, hang tag, instruction booklet, cap and visor.