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Tag: Audemars Piguet

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    Circle Auction to Offer Items From Audemars Piguet, David Webb, and Others

    Circle Auction will offer an Audemars Piguet watch along with a pair of David Webb earrings and a Tiffany & Co. necklace in its upcoming auction this August. Established in 1875, Audemars Piguet is a Swiss company known for its limited releases of luxury watches. An Audemars Piguet Charleston watch…

    David Webb Diamond Flower Earrings, 18k, Plat.
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    Two Rolex Daytona Watches Headline Sotheby’s Auction

    In 1963, four years after the first Daytona 500 race, Rolex debuted a watch designed to be synonymous with race car drivers and first-place finishes. Two Rolex Daytona watches will cross the auction block with Sotheby's as part of its Fine Watches sale. Both of the Rolex Daytonas are examples…

    Rolex Reference 116508 Daytona
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    Christie’s Brings Cartier Mystery Clock, Plus Patek Philippe and Vacheron Constantin Watches

    A Cartier mystery clock, known as Model A, headlines Christie’s upcoming auction. Manufactured in 1919, the piece is an early example of mystery clocks. Louis Cartier and master clockmaker Maurice Coüet, who had studied the clock designs of the famous French magician Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin, created the clock together. Pendules Mysterieuses…

    CARTIER, ART DECO ROCK CRYSTAL, GOLD, AGATE, ENAMEL, MOTHER-OF-PEARL, ONYX AND DIAMOND-SET 'MYSTERY CLOCK', PENDULE MYSTERIEUSE 'MODEL A'
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    Santa Fe Art Auction Offers Iconic Timepieces, Fountain Pens, & Other Luxury Accessories

    Legendary watch designer Gérald Genta presented his design for the Royal Oak to Audemars Piguet in 1970, eventually executing the design two years later. To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Royal Oak in 1992, Audemars Piguet made a limited edition of 1,000 pieces. The upcoming Santa Fe Art Auction…

    Audemars Piguet, Ref. 14802BA Jumbo Royal Oak Jubilee Wristwatch
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    Rolex, Ulysse Nardin, and Patek Philippe Watches Highlight Upcoming Christie’s Auction

    The Rolex Daytona Cosmograph tracks miles per hour, starting at 50mph and going as high as 200mph, and also shows expired time. These two features, among others, make it a useful watch for race car drivers. An example of the Cosmograph from 1973 is featured in the upcoming Watches Online…

    ULYSSE NARDIN, MOONSTRUCK, ASTRONOMICAL COMPLICATIONS, 18K PINK GOLD & CERAMIC, REF. 1062-113, LIMITED EDITION NO. 033 OF 500
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    Watches Online: The Collector’s Edition

    A Swiss manufacturer of luxury watches, F.P. Journe is named after its founder, François-Paul Journe. The company is the only three-time winner of the Aiguille d'Or grand prize from the Fondation du Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève. Today, F.P. Journe is among the last watch manufacturers still operating from central…

    PATEK PHILIPPE - INDUCTA, LARGE GILT METAL WALL CLOCK, ELLIPSE MODEL
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    New York Jewels

    The velvet blue Kashmir sapphire was first found in the 18th century and is among the most highly-valued sapphires on the market today. Kashmir sapphires were discovered in the Himalayan mountains at a height of 4,500 meters. Mining operations from 1882 to 1887 led to the discovery of high-quality large…

    A GROUP OF GEM-SET JEWELRY
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    Most Wanted

    The Ballon Bleu de Cartier wristwatch combines Cartier’s signature jewelry designs and intricate watchmaking techniques. Launched in 2007, the Ballon Bleu de Cartier is a favorite among celebrities and royals such as Kate Middleton. The Ballon Bleu gets its name from its two prominent features: the blue sapphire cabochon set…

    18k Gold, Enamel & Diamonds Ring
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    Fine & Decorative Arts

    Morphy Auctions presents fine and decorative art, jewelry, and furniture pieces in the upcoming two-day auction. One of the featured lots is a life-sized portrait of President Abraham Lincoln by William F. Cogswell. A self-made painter from Pasadena, California, Cogswell was invited to the White House to sketch Lincoln in 1864.…

    ALBERT REIGER (AUSTRIAN, 1834 - 1905) ON THE NILE.
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    Jewelery and Watches Auction

    Carlo Crocco launched Hublot, a Swiss luxury watchmaker, in 1980 and began designing unconventional watches soon after. The company’s signature piece is made of metal and rubber, two elements brought together for the first time in watchmaking history. Featured in the upcoming Jewelry and Watches Auction, offered by Morton Subastas,…

    BELL & ROSS CHRONOGRAPH. STEEL AND 18K PINK GOLD. REF. BR 02-94
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    Fine Pocket Watches

    The upcoming Fine Pocket Watches Auction, offered by Morphy Auctions, presents a selection of timepieces from several notable brands. One highlight is a Marius LeCoultre 18-karat pink gold chronograph pocket watch with the moon phases and retrograde dates marked. Below the hand-decorated gold case of the pocket watch is the…

    18K GOLD M.T. STAUFFER, LES PONDS, MINUTE REPEATING H-C POCKET WATCH
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    Watches Online: The Essential Collection

    At the 2005 Baselworld Show, Patek Philippe launched ref. 5078—  a minute repeater watch— to update its ref. 3979. Its double-gong chiming mechanism marks the hours, quarter hours, and minutes. The ref. 5078 was initially offered in a platinum case with a white enamel dial, but in 2010, the brand…

    DE BETHUNE, KIND OF GOLD, TITANIUM & 18K ROSE GOLD, REF. DB28BRUS, LIMITED EDITION OF 10
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    High Jewelry, Watches and Fine Jewelry Auction

    Jean-Marc Vacheron was closely associated with leading figures in the French Enlightenment, including Rousseau and Voltaire. Using their scientific and liberalist ideas, Vacheron started expanding his work in mechanical watchmaking. After 258 years, Vacheron Constantin continues to be the oldest operational watch brand still in existence. Some of its patrons…

    CHOKER AND EARRINGS SET WITH DIAMONDS. 18K AND 14K WHITE GOLD
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    Watches

    For over a century, Audemars Piguet has been designing and manufacturing timepieces. In the 1970s, a designer at the company named Gerald Genta revolutionalized the design of watches with a futuristic model called the Royal Oak. The novel design, unveiled in 1972, was worn by the likes of LeBron James…

    Mb&F - Ref 20.Drrt Horological Machine No.2
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    Timepieces

    The upcoming Timepieces Auction, offered by Hindman, will include wristwatches, pocket watches, pendant watches, and watch cases. Among the available lots is an 18-karat rose gold wristwatch from Patek Philippe. With a company history of approximately 180 years, the family-owned Genevan luxury watch manufacturer continues to lead the industry. A…

    ROLEX, PLATINUM, REF. 116506 COSMOGRAPH DAYTONA WRISTWATCH
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    Important Watches

    A wristwatch made for racing drivers, the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona was designed to measure elapsed time and calculate average speeds. The name refers to Daytona, Florida, where racing thrived in the early 20th century. The first series came to be known as the "Paul Newman" Daytona, named after the well-known…

    Rolex Daytona Paul Newman Ref. 6239 in Steel
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    Estate Jewelry, Fine Art, and Antiques

    Featured in the Estate Jewelry, Fine Art, and Antiques auction, presented by A. B. Levy's, is an automatic tourbillon wristwatch from Audemars Piguet. The folding clasp, buckle, and other features of the watch are made of 18-karat pink gold. It was produced in 2007 to celebrate the 150th birthday of…

    A Large Italian Micromosaic Floral Round Panel
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    Andrew Jones Auctions will hold an online-only DTLA Collections & Estates auction on Sunday, April 19th; no live bidding

    The online auction will feature a vast selection of market fresh furnishings, decorations and accessories, all enticingly priced, at 10:30 am Pacific time. Etruscan terracotta votive head mounted on a stand, overall 12 inches tall (est. $2,000-$4,000). DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES, CA, UNITED STATES, April 14, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Andrew Jones…

    Andrew Jones Auctions will hold an online-only DTLA Collections & Estates auction on Sunday, April 19th; no live bidding2
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    Time Pieces, Jewelry, Art and Antiques

    A.B. Levy’s will present a selection of watches, furniture, and sculpture in the upcoming Time Pieces, Jewelry, Art, and Antiques auction. Among the highlighted lots is a Meiji Period elephant figure made of patinated bronze. This sculpture, created in the late 19th century, depicts a standing elephant being attacked by…

    Time Pieces, Jewelry, Art and Antiques A. B. Levy's
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    Important Watches

    Paul Newman Rolex Daytona watches are part of the racing industry, Hollywood culture, and vintage Americana. The first series of this luxury watch was often sported by Newman, the actor and racecar driver, and has since become a popular chronograph wristwatch for racers. The upcoming auction offered by Fortuna Auction…

    Rolex Daytona "Paul Newman" Ref. 6239 in Steel