The Patek Philippe ref 2499 eric clapton replica watches ref.2499 is an expensive wristwatch; one especially rare specimen — next collection, pink gold — marketed for US$2.54m in May 2016, becoming the most expensive view sold in market in Asia.
At its third Hong Kong watch auction happening on November 29, Phillips will offer a relatively affordable — it is very comparative — ref. 2499/100, an example of the most frequent variant of a very rare watch, namely a fourth series ore in yellow gold.
The ref. 2499 is desirable since it’s potentially the most beautiful amongst all of the endless calendar chronographs produced by Patek Philippe ref. 2499 in platinum fake watch , a complication synonymous with the newest. Add to that the fact that is rare, with just 349 created from 1950 to 1985.
2499 is sized for modern tastes, being larger than the ref. 1518 that preceded it, as well as the ref. 3970 that came later. The particular watch on the block is a later instance, dating from 1982. This makes it a ref. 2499/100, among the fourth series produced from 1980 to 1985, together with just two key characteristics that distinguish it from earlier generations: a sapphire crystal and published, instead of champleveenamelled, lettering and numbers on the dial.
Nonetheless, it’s an exceptionally fine example of the reference, being in crisp condition with a clean dial and intact case details. The feature fluting along the duration of the lugs remains well defined as are the precious metal hallmarks. And it is accompanied by the initial certificate as well as archive .
Having an estimate of HK$3.2m to HK$6m, equivalent to US$400,000 to US$750,000, this ref. 2499 will be more expensive than what most sensible people will ever spend on a watch, however it’s still towards the lower end of the scope the reference typically sells for.