Mondani Web is so happy to present “Important Watches” Live Auction by Fortuna, on December 12th, 2019 at Fortuna Showroom (608 5th Ave, Ste 507 New York).
The auction, led by a fresh-to-market Rolex Daytona “Paul Newman” Ref. 6239 offered by the son of the original owner. The sale will also feature a wide selection of highly sought after watches from world-renowned brands such as Patek Philippe and Richard Mille.
December 5-6 10AM–5PM
December 8 12PM–5PM
December 9-12 10AM–5PM
In this article, we show you the top lots to give you a preview of some of the best for sale.
Cartier Crash 1991 Limited Edition in 18K Gold. This piece is the first reissue of the original Crash watch. The Cartier Crash is one of the most famous watches made by the legendary jeweler, The original Crash was made by Cartier craftsmen in the UK after seeing a colleague’s watch that was badly melted in a car accident. Debuted in 1991, it was limited to only 400 pieces and is accompanied by a Cartier box, warranty and manual.
Richard Mille RM-07 Ladies’ in 18K White Gold with Diamond Pave, the RM-07 takes the signature Richard Mille tonneau case and gives it the diamond pave look. It comes accompanied by an autographed copy of Richard Mille Editions Cercle D’Art by Alain Borer and Guy Lucas de Peslouan, Richard Mille winding box, travel pouch, polishing cloth, warranty and manual.
Estimate of $50,000-$100,000
Rolex Day-Date 40 Ref. 228348 in 18K Gold. Introduced in 2007, the Day-Date 40 is a more contemporary sized version of the “President.” This larger 40 mm watch has more wrist presence and offers a more modern take on the dress Rolex. The present example has a diamond bezel and dial, adding to the wow factor. Accompanied by Rolex box, warranty, hang tags, manual and factory service brochure.
Zenith Defy El Primero 21 Ref. 49.9000.9004/78.R582 in Ceramic, features an Alligator and rubber with an adjustable strap. Accompanied by a Zenith box, papers and manual. The case material is ceramic with a skeleton dial. Automatic movement.
Offered as a No Reserve Lot.