At home found a vintage Rolex, worth 4 million +

Auction house Sotheby’s auction at the next «Important Watches» put on sale watch brands: Rolex, Patek Philippe and Audemars Piguet.

Each timepiece has a unique feature for the possession of which connoisseurs of watchmaking will compete May 12 in Geneva.

In the first part of the article describes the older generation models: age from 42 to 82 years.


Patek Philippe ref.

531, 1937 These Patek Philippe watches produced for the Romanian architect Richard Bordenashe (Richard Bordenache) for his project.

Richard Bordenashe was a professor of the history of the old architecture, was a member of the Higher Union of Architects of Romania, has its own design office.

Watches have become the embodiment Bordenashe style.

Housing diameter 33mm buckle and strap made of yellow gold 18karat itself Strap – alligator.

The dial is made in Art Deco style and is decorated with enamel inscription: “These watches made by Patek Philippe & Co by Mr.

Richard Bordenashe 1938 project.

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Audemars Piguet, 1964 The clock was made by Audemars Piguet commissioned Cartier, as evidenced by the inscription on the dial.

Watches wrist adorned the King of Morocco Hassan II.

On the back of the watch engraved monogram on this.

The case is made of 18K yellow gold measuring just 25mm.

On the dial there are 4 calendar: day, date, month, moon phase and age.

With so many information dial remained balanced and legible.


Audemars Piguet GRANDE COMPLICATION ref.

5526BA, 1971 Clock Mechanism company Audemars Piguet manufactured in 1971, and completed his watch and sold later – in 1978.

By this time, only a few factories produce watches category Grand Complication, preferring the more practical model.

Audemars Piguet continued to produce very complex handmade watches, which include the presented model.

Besides the standard displays hours, minutes and seconds Audemars Piguet Grande Complication ref.

5526BA has a minute repeater, perpetual calendar, moon phase calendar and chronograph seconds hand with lightning.


Patek Philippe JUMBO NAUTILUS ref.

3700/001, 1977 Patek Philippe produced these watches in 1977.

This is one of the first models of Nautilus, which were made only in the steel until 1987.

A model Jumbo Nautilus ref.

3700/001 company produced until 1998.

Feature represented hours dial.

The dial at the request of the owner was replaced by the current one.

The arrows and numbers pointers thereon made of white gold, that the marking at 6 hours.

Everything else in this model remains the original, including «Calatrava Cross» bracelet with folding clasp.

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