Christie’s Watches Online: The New York Edit, 29 Nov to 13 Dec 2022 – Results

Christie’s Watches Online The New York Edit auction held between 29th November and 13th December achieved a total of $1,344,168 with 85% sold by lot and 105% hammer above low estimate. There was global participation with bidders from 31 countries and over 36% new registrants, and a total of 37% of Millennials buyers and bidders.

Parmigiani Fleurier Toric 18k Yellow Gold Minute Repeater Ref. PF000481
Lot 274: Parmigiani Fleurier Toric 18k Yellow Gold Minute Repeater Ref. PF000481

Leading the sale was a Parmigiani Fleurier minute repeater watch in 18k yellow gold, which sold for $63,000. The sale also achieved notable results for a Patek Philippe an 18k yellow gold Perpetual Calendar, with Moon Phases which achieved $60,480 and a Cartier Travel Clock in Yellow Gold and Enamel, which achieved seven times its low estimate and sold for $44,100.

Patek Philippe Ref. 3940 18k Yellow Gold Perpetual Calendar
Lot 217: Patek Philippe Ref. 3940 18k Yellow Gold Perpetual Calendar

Other strong results were achieved for Parmigiani Fleurier, Toric Nubia 18k Rose Gold wristwatch with date which realized $44,100; a steel Rolex retailed by Tiffany & Co. sold for $40,320; Rolex Daytona “Zenith” 18k yellow gold chronograph wristwatch which achieved $40,320.

Rolex Daytona “Zenith” 18k yellow gold chronograph
Lot 216: Rolex Daytona “Zenith” 18k yellow gold chronograph

Top ten achievers

  • Lot 274: Parmigiani Fleurier, Ref. PF000481, Toric 18k Yellow Gold Minute Repeater Wristwatch with Subsidiary Seconds, Piece Unique – Price Realized $63,000.
  • Lot 217: Patek Philippe, Ref. 3940 18k Yellow Gold Perpetual Calendar Wristwatch with Moon Phases and 24 Hour Indicator – Price Realized $60,480.
  • Lot 249: Cartier 18k Yellow Gold and Enamel “Shutter” Travel Clock – Price Realized $44,100.
  • Lot 273: Parmigiani Fleurier, Piece Unique, Ref. Pf000481, Toric Nubia 18k Rose Gold Wristwatch with Date – Price Realized: $44,100.
  • Lot 201: Rolex Ref. 1016, Explorer Steel Wristwatch, Retailed By Tiffany & Co. – Price Realized: $40,320.
  • Lot 216: Rolex, Ref. 16528, Daytona “Zenith” 18K Yellow Gold Chronograph – Price Realized: $40,320.
  • Lot 205: Rolex, Ref. 1665, Sea-Dweller, “Double Red” Steel Diver’s Wristwatch with Date – Price Realized: $32,760.
  • Lot 202: Audemars Piguet, Ref. 26120ST.OO.1220ST.03, Royal Oak Steel Dual-Time Bracelet Watch with Date, Day/Night Indicator and Power Reserve, Numbered “1234” – Price Realized: $30,240.
  • Lot 268: Patek Philippe, Ref. 3584/1, Ellipse 18k White Gold and Diamond-Set Bracelet Watch – Price Realized: $25,200.