From May 7th to 8th, 2022, Phillips held the “Watch Collection – Geneva XV” auction, presenting a piece that once belonged to the rock god and legendary collector Eric Clapton (Eric Clapton) All Rolex Ref.6239 “Crazy Doc” gold chronographs.
Rolex Ref.6239 “Crazy Doc” Gold Chronograph
This watch is one of the most important Rolex Daytona watches in the history of auction, and it is also the only Ref. 6239 yellow gold watch with a pulsometer dial. Originally sold to Eric Clapton in Italy in the 1990s, the watch made its first public auction debut in 2003. It is reported that this watch was estimated to be 1.5 million Swiss francs before the auction. Swiss Rolex replica.
Patek Philippe Ref.1503 stainless steel watch
In addition to the above models, this auction offers another timepiece of celebrity provenance, namely the Patek Philippe Ref. 1503 stainless steel watch. The watch is equipped with a black lacquered dial decorated with Breguet numerals and is one of only two watches with the same configuration known to date. This watch was produced in 1941 and was once owned by Simon Wiesenthal. It was estimated at 250,000 to 500,000 Swiss francs before the auction.
Patek Philippe Ref.1518 rose gold perpetual calendar chronograph watch.
Another one that is likely to fetch the highest transaction price is the Patek Philippe Ref. 1518 perpetual calendar chronograph watch. The watch is made of rose gold with a salmon-colored dial and was estimated at 1.2 million to 2.4 million Swiss francs before the auction. Replica watches.
Rolex Ref.6241 Paul Newman Daytona “John Player Special” Gold Chronograph
Another auction highlight is the Rolex Ref. 6241 Paul Newman Daytona Gold Chronograph. The watch is similar to the racing car of the Lotus team, sponsored by John Player Special in the 1970s. Both use a contrasting black and gold color scheme called “John Player Special.” This watch is estimated at 700,000 to 1.4 million Swiss francs before the auction.
Band Width: 19mm
Dial Color: Black and Champagne Dial
Case Size: 40mm