Watches

PURNELL x READYMADE – ESCAPE II Ultra Limited Release

GENEVA – TOKYO March 18th, 2022 - Designed in collaboration with READYMADE, Purnell Unveils Three Exclusive Models Limited to Five Timepieces Each. Reworking vintage U.S. army gear into a high-fashion watch the PURNELL x READYMADE – ESCAPE II presents: A World’s first Bicolor Spherion Tourbillons Combination: Neon Orange & Green A Sapphire Dial with a 47 different Meticulously Hand-Painted Rainbow Color Shades...

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ANTIQUORUM WITNESSES 50 YEARS OF AUDEMARS PIGUET’S ROYAL OAK 1972-2022

GENEVA (18th of February 2022) – Antiquorum founded in 1974, has been at the forefront of the success of the Royal Oak. Audemars Piguet’s Royal Oak has a long history on the auction market and incredible Royal Oak went under the hammer at Antiquorum. In 1992, Antiquorum auctioned its first Royal Oak timepieces in Geneva at Hotel des Bergues. Today, with...

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A limited exclusive edition: The Classic Worldtimer Manufacture Swiss Edition

An iconic model from Frederique Constant’s Manufacture, the Classic Worldtimer Manufacture has is now available in a special Swiss limited edition, produced in 108 pieces only. For the occasion, this collector's timepiece features an exclusive, modern dial for the frequent traveller, decorated with the famous Swiss cross, in reference to the Swiss time zone. Success is no accident. Achievements made in watchmaking come down to a...

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When watchmaking and football team up: Purnell unveils its Ballon d’OrTM Tourbillon watch

Official partner of the Ballon d’OrTM, the watchmaking maison Purnell reveals the watch that will be gifted to the respective winners of the Men’s and Women’s 2021 award during the gala evening organised in Paris at the Théâtre du Châtelet on November 29th. One of the most select watchmakers in the world, Purnell is profoundly honoured to associate its name with the prestigious Ballon d’OrTM, the only individual...

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ANTIQUORUM PRESENTS FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER AT AUCTION: PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 5711/1A NAUTILUS “GREEN DIAL”

Antiquorum, The World’s Premier Auctioneers of Modern and Vintage Timepieces, will be holding its upcoming auction in Monaco on Wednesday, July 21st, 2021, where collectors will have a chance to bid for the first time ever on a Patek Philippe Ref. 5711/1A—otherwise known as the steel Nautilus with sunburst olive green dial introduced earlier this year as the model replacing the iconic blue dialed Ref....

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PURNELL ESCAPE II WPM – SUMMER EDITION

JUNE 2021 — Purnell is proud to present the evolution of its emblematic Escape II Collection: The Escape II WPM “Summer Edition”, presented in the brand’s exclusive WPM (White Purnell Microfiber) case with pink sapphire baguette indexes, and housing Purnell’s exemplary Caliber P03 with the Word’s Fastest Double Triple-Axis Tourbillon. Available in a limited edition of 3 pieces, the Escape II...

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Laid bare, with nothing to hide – Purnell launches Escape Absolute Sapphire for Watches and Wonders 2021

The World’s first Double triple axis tourbillon in a full sapphire case with movement bridges and dial in sapphire. The world’s fastest triple axis tourbillon called “Spherion” each outer cage set with 152 brilliant-cut diamonds. Absolute: the Art of emptiness. That is the spirit of the Escape II Absolute Sapphire. Transparency in its purest form, highlighting the very best of what Purnell creates: pure, Swiss...

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ANTIQUORUM JUNE 28th, GENEVA AUCTION RESULTS

The outstanding Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva auction achieved more than CHF 6 Million with more than 83% of watches sold (CHF 6,188,875 incl. buyer’s premium). Antiquorum Geneva (July 1st, 2020) — Past Sunday June 28th, Antiquorum, the world’s premier auctioneers of modern and vintage timepieces, established in Geneva in 1974, hosted a memorable auction at Beau-Rivage Genève hotel with remarkable...

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ANTIQUORUM MAY 10th , HONG KONG PREMIUM ONLINE AUCTION RESULTS

The exceptional selection of Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces and Jewels totaled HKD 26,324,375 in sales (CHF 3,302,587 incl buyers premium). Antiquorum HK Office (May 11th, 2020) — On Sunday 10th, Antiquorum, the world’s premier auctioneers of modern and vintage timepieces, established in Geneva in 1974, hosted a premium online auction for the second time of the year. Indeed, earlier, on March 21st,...

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