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HODINKEE’s Top Observations From Geneva Spring Auction Week 2022

In fact, at 50 years outdated, it is clear that Audemars Piguet’s Royal Oak is not any spring hen. And with these 5 a long time of existence comes status, reputation, and the expectation of seven-figure worth tags at public sale, proper?

When you’re the Rolex Daytona, or sure classic difficult Patek Philippe wristwatches, the reply is a powerful sure. However for the Royal Oak, as with numerous different watches, the dream of seven figures is one which’s not often, if ever, achieved. In truth, even after the (literal) lots of of uncommon and particular Royal Oak references that had been auctioned off during the last week in Geneva, we’re nonetheless ready rely the quantity of Royal Oaks which have hit seven figures at public sale on a single hand – and each a type of have occured up to now 12 months.