Patek Philippe"s Grand Complications ‘Sky Moon Tourbillon’ Ref. 6002G-001 has mix a new world record for the most expensive watch auctioned online. It sold for a staggering $5.8 million with Christie"s in Hong Kong
By Joshua Hendren
Christie’s has mix a new world record for the most expensive watch ever sold online as part of their đứng đầu Of The Time auction in Hong Kong last night.
Attracting participation from 48 countries, the sale was headlined by the Patek Philippe Sky Moon Tourbillon, which fetched a staggering $5.8 million, 131% above its low estimate.
Patek Philippe Grand Complications ‘Sky Moon Tourbillon’ Ref. 6002G-001
“The outstanding results established for Watches Online: vị trí cao nhất of the Time demonstrate the nguồn of Christie’s online sale platform khổng lồ present exceptional lots & achieve vị trí cao nhất prices, on par with our live sales,” said Alexandre Bigler, vice-president and head of watches at Christie’s Asia Pacific.
This Jaeger-LeCoultre 18K pink gold wristwatch is limited khổng lồ just 500 pieces
“There continues to lớn be an extremely vibrant market for watches across the world, evidenced through the avid global bidding this sale witnessed, which further cements Hong Kong’s status as an international epicentre for watch collecting,” he added. “This sale lays a very strong foundation for our Spring Auctions in May at the Hong Kong Convention và Exhibition Centre where we look forward khổng lồ presenting more exceptional timepieces for our esteemed clients and watch enthusiasts.”
Other standout lots included this one-of-a-kind 18K white và pink gold wristwatch by Andersen Genève. With a case crafted by case maker extraordinaire Jean-Pierre Hagman & dial decorated with 21K blue gold and Art Deco hands, the timepiece was snapped up for impressive $45,141.
Elsewhere, an 18K pink gold wristwatch by Jaeger-LeCoultre, limited khổng lồ just 500 pieces, also sold for $45,141, alongside a skeletonised perpetual calendar wristwatch by Gerald Genta ($104,791) and a Patek Philippe Grand Complications Ref. 5208P-001, for $999,541.
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