Exclusive Timepieces 20 –⁠ 21 April 2024 | Monaco

Auction Details

Auction sessions:

  • Session I – Saturday, 20 April, 2:30 PM – Lots 1 to 101
  • Session II – Sunday, 21 April, 10:30 AM – Lots 102 to 178
  • Session III – Sunday, 21 April, 2:30 PM – Lots 179 to 278

Auction preview:

MILANO
Hôtel Mandarin Oriental
Monday 8 April, 10 AM to 6:30 PM
Tuesday 9 April, 10 AM to 6:30 PM
Wednesday 10 April, 10 AM to 2:00 PM

MONACO
Hôtel Méridien Beach Plaza
Thursday 18 April, 11 AM to 8 PM
Friday 19 April, 10:30 AM to 8 PM
Saturday 20 April, 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Absentee bid closing:

Saturday, 20 April, 12:00 PM CEST

Live auction opening:

Saturday, 20 April, 2:30 PM CEST

167 Audemars Piguet Massive and Limited Edition, Royal Oak Offshore “Terminator 3”, Automatic Wristwatch in Titanium, Dark Grey Grand Tapisserie Dial, With Box and Booklet, Reference 25863TI

Estimate: € 10,000 –⁠ 20,000

Model: Royal Oak Offshore "Terminator 3"
Reference: 25863TI
Case Material: Titanium
Bracelet Material: Leather Strap
Year: 2004
Movement: Automatic
Caliber: 2226/2840
Case N°: F00293
Movement N°: 561621
Dimensions: 48 mm
Signed: Dial, Movement and Case
Accessories: Box, Booklet and Tag

The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore “Terminator 3”, reference 25863TI, boldly emerges as a triumph of audacious design and technical brilliance, proudly carrying the legacy of the iconic Royal Oak Offshore collection. Crafted from lightweight yet durable titanium, the watch embodies a futuristic charm perfectly aligned with its evocative “Terminator 3” moniker. The mastodontical 48 mm case, featuring the distinctive octagonal bezel and signature hexagonal screws, demands attention. Unusual push buttons protected by security levers, mirroring the winding crown, add an extra layer of intrigue. The case back proudly displays the special “T3” decoration, engraved alongside the notation that the present lot is part of a limited series of 1000 pieces. The dark grey dial, intricately adorned with the Grand Tapisserie decoration, exudes mystery, with subsidiary dials positioned at 6, 9, and 12 o’clock. A date window sits discreetly at 3 o’clock, while oversized Arabic numerals ensure legibility. The bold design is not merely an aesthetic choice: it houses a high-performance automatic movement 2226/2840, delivering precision and reliability in every heartbeat. This timepiece pays homage to the Royal Oak Offshore lineage while establishing its identity as a limited edition, adding an extra layer of exclusivity. The Terminator 3 engraving on the case back solidifies its connection to the iconic film franchise, infusing a touch of cinematic allure into the world of horology. In the realm of luxury watches, the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore “Terminator 3” stands as a fusion of innovation, design, and cinematic inspiration. It is a collector’s item that not only tells the time but also tells a story of bold adventure and horological excellence.

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