The Monaco Legend Group team has put together an astonishing selection of rarities in the horological field. From the Unique Piece Rolex Yachtmaster, former property of the late President of Rolex Patrick Heiniger, to an outstanding example of the Patek Philippe 2523-1. Not to mention the great selection of rarities destined for Middle Eastern market, such as a Rolex Submariner and Daytona from the Sultanate of Oman and a steel Daytona with UAE emblem on the dial.
Many thanks to Auro Montanari, alias John Goldberger, Roberto Randazzo and George Pakkos for their significant help in supervising the catalogue and to Eric Tortella for his assistance in searching for some of our rarest Patek Philippe watches in his database and releasing his passport of authenticity for them.
Session I: Saturday 22 April, 2:30 PM – lots 1 to 100
Session II: Sunday 23 April, 10:30 AM – lots 101 to 164
Session III: Sunday 23 April, 2:30 PM – lots 165 to 261
72 Vacheron Constantin Sophisticated and Unusual, Retrograde Day-Date Patrimony, Automatic Wristwatch in Pink Gold, With Box and Papers, Reference 86 020/000 R-9239
Estimate: € 8,000 – 16,000
Sold € 16,900
Case Material: Pink Gold
Bracelet Material: Leather Strap
Case N°: 1 165 096
Movement N°: 5 186 158
Dimensions: 42.5 mm
Signed: Dial, Case and Movement
Accessories: Box and Papers
Inspired by the designs of Vacheron Constantin very own wristwatches of the 1950s, the Patrimony collection is the perfect balance of simplicity and elegance. This exquisite, original 18K pink gold watch features a rare combination of retrograde hand-type day and date display. Inspired by the shapes of the 1950s, the hour markers and hands follow the gentle curve of the dial. The surface sports an external minute counter made of delicate beads of diamond-polished gold that reflect the light. The automatic caliber 2460 can be admired through the sapphire crystal display back, composed of 276 parts it is certified with the Hallmark of Geneva. Distinctive and exquisite, it makes the perfect dress watch for important occasions and is further sold with its original box and warranty.