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Patek Philippe Ref. 5711/1A-018 Tiffany Blue® Nautilus | New York | December 2021

Phillips is honored to be offering the only publicly available watch from the newly announced limited series of 170 watches commemorating 170 years of partnership between Patek Philippe and Tiffany & Co. 100% of proceeds will benefit The Nature Conservancy.

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    30 November 2022

    BVLGARI x PHILLIPS celebrate the iconic design of the OCTO FINISSIMO

    A special edition of 50 pieces committed to preserving the model’s contemporary identity codes while creating a refined, understated vintage aesthetic tactfully instilled by the team at PHILLIPS in Association with Bacs & Russo.

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    29 November 2022

    Phillips in Association with Bacs & Russo Achieves HK$182 Million/ US$ 23 Million for The Hong Kong Watch Auction: XV with a White Glove Sale

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    9 November 2022

    Possibly Unique Patek Philippe Ref. 2499 To Be Offered in The New York Watch Auction: SEVEN at Phillips

    Full Catalogue Now Available Online


    Live Auction on 10-11 December to Feature Important Timepieces by George Daniels, Rolex, Patek Philippe, Cartier, Omega, and Urwerk


    Sale to Include a Chapter Dedicated to Grand Seiko, in addition to TimeForArt, a Charitable Auction Section Benefitting Swiss Institute

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The Watches Department

Phillips in Association with Bacs & Russo is the watch department at Phillips auction house, dedicated exclusively to the world's finest collectors' watches. Launched in November 2014 by Aurel Bacs and his partner, Livia Russo, the department was established in response to the ever-increasing need for today's collectors to easily access scholarship, guidance and quality across the board. The team of specialists at Phillips Watches is dedicated to an uncompromised approach to quality, transparency and client service. With multiple world records, including for a Rolex wristwatch, vintage Patek Philippe wristwatch, and Omega wristwatch at auction, Phillips has become the undisputed worldwide market leader, and in 2019, the auction house opened Phillips PERPETUAL, a private treaty program with physical and digital storefronts that offers a highly curated selection of watches sold at fixed prices. In its first year PERPETUAL has achieved more than £5M in sales. 

1. Rolex reference 6239, Paul Newman's "Paul Newman" Rolex Daytona (US $17,752,500) – WINNING ICONS, in New York – 26 October 2017. Highest result ever achieved for a Rolex wristwatch.

2. Patek Philippe reference 1518 in stainless steel (11,002,000 CHF) – The Geneva Watch Auction FOUR – 12 November 2016. Highest result ever achieved for a Patek Phillipe wristwatch at auction.

3. Rolex "Bao Dai" reference 6062 (5,066,000 CHF) – The Geneva Watch Auction: FIVE – 14 May 2017.

4. Patek Philippe ref. 2523 in pink gold (3,722,000 CHF) – The Geneva Watch Auction: XII – Nov 6-7 2020. Highest result ever achieved for a watch sold to an online bidder

5. Omega "Tourbillon 30 I" prototype (1,428,500 CHF) – The Geneva Watch Auction: SIX – 12 November 2017. Highest result ever achieved for an Omega at auction.

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