It became the most valuable vintage Audemars Piguet watch ever sold at auction, according to Sotheby’s.
It included watches once owned by human rights advocate Simon Wiesenthal and musician Eric Clapton, both selling for more than $1 million.
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It’s an original prototype from well-known watch designer Gérald Genta.
The Swiss watchmaker takes advantage of the technology’s unique capabilities in the Carrera Plasma.
It’s one of 12 new timepieces shown at Watches & Wonders Geneva.
The timepieces, once belonging to men with very different public images, are part of Phillips’ upcoming watch auction in Geneva.
It’s a marriage of nostalgia and futurism.
The two companies teamed up after the brand ended its decades-long partnership with Swatch Group.
It’s scheduled for March 30 through April 5.
Two of the brands in the top slots may come as a surprise.
“Gérald Genta: Icon of Time” will open the archives for the first time this spring at Sotheby’s.
With Rolex watches in short supply this year, the company turned to other luxury watch brands to bolster sales.