5 New Patek Philippe Watches To Check-In 2021
In 1851, watchmakers Antoine Norbert de Patek and François Czapek came together to begin the brand Patek, Philippe & Ce- Fabricants à Genève. In the decades that followed they supplied timepieces for aristocrats and royalty.
The pair was able to patent timepieces for precision regulators, perpetual calendar mechanisms in pocket watches, and for the first double chronograph. In the generations to follow, the brand grew in its mechanism, craftsmanship, and function.
As of the present the Patek Philippe has a total of eight collections and 144 models. The brand offers a rainbow of mix and match of different materials and colors that caters to all of its audience.
How much does a new Patek Philippe cost?
The Grand Complications can cause around $ 78000, including tax. Patek Complications has a price range of $37000 to $ 154000. A Calatrava can be bought for as low as $ 17300 or as high as $ 35000. Nautilus is priced at $ 52400 to $ 250000.Tweny~4 $ 14000.
The 5236P – Grand complications is a brand-new perpetual calendar with an original in-line display. The month, day, and date appear in a single large aperture below the number 12. On the lower portion of the dial, you can see the leap year indications, day/night markers, and millisecond hand.
This sophisticated watch has a vertical satin-finished blue with a black gradient dial encased in an elegant platinum case. The bracelet is of navy blue hand-stitched alligator leather.
Patek Philippe 4947/1A Complications Model is the first annual round calendar. The watch has a steel case with a 38mm diameter face. It has an entirely polished bracelet featuring five rows of links for adjustment based on the wearer’s wrist.
The steel frame reflects an elegant midnight blue dial amplified by a double vertical and horizontal satin finish, also known as a shantung finish. Other versions come in white gold and rose gold.
As its name implies the Patek Philippe Calatravahas an annual calendar in two smaller dials for the month and day with a small rectangle window for the date and another dial for moon phases.
Patek Philippe Calatrava welcomes three new additions to the family. Calatrava 6119 reinterprets the Clous de Paris with a larger diameter and a more contemporary style. These versions have a manually wound movement of 30-255 PS with a 65-hour reserve.
Calatrava 6119G has a charcoal gray vertical satin-finish dial with white gold hour markers. The straps are of shiny alligator leather with square scales. Model 661R has a rose gold case and a silvery grained dial with shiny chocolate brown alligator leather straps.
The Ladies’ Calatrava is ultra-thin with a self-winding mechanical movement. It has a guilloche and lacquered midnight blue dial. Its bezel is adorned with 76 round-cut internally flawless diamonds. The strap is a shiny, navy blue brushed calfskin with a satin finish.
The Nautilus has four new additions to the family. The Nautilus Haute Joaillerie sparkles with the shine of 2,553 brilliant-cut internally flawless diamonds. The bracelet, bezel, case, and dial are in rose gold and are paved with diamonds.
Nautilus Model 5711 introduces a perfect blend of stainless steel and baguette-cut diamonds in a brand-new olive-green shade dial. The softened angles of the octagonal bezel are underlined by a row of 32 internally flawless Top Wesselton diamonds in the Nautilus 5711/1300A version.
The last of the latest Nautilus is the Nautilus Travel Time Chronograph. This version has a rose gold strap and case contrasting with the sunburst blue dial. It boasts a self-winding flyback chronograph, an easy-to-use Travel Time function (dual time-zone), and a date display, coupled with a local time all-in-one watch.
Twenty~4 collection has three new models. Twenty~4-7300/1200R is in rose gold with a rose gold sunburst dial and sapphire crystal case back. It has a gem setting of 160 diamonds in double rows around the bezel.
Twenty~4 7300/1200A has the same gem setting around an original and refined shade of olive-green sunburst dial. Both are self-winding with a caliber of 324 S C.
The cut-style or manchette (4910/1201R) model has a quartz movement with an arched rectangular case. This new version is in rose gold with a chocolate-brown sunburst dial. Twenty~4 watches are a perfect choice for everyday occasions.
Get Your Own Patek Timepiece Today!
One con of buying luxury watches is their price, but you can always bank on the wristwatch being fashionable, of high function, and durable. As the 1996 Patek slogan says, “You never actually own a Patek Philippe. You merely look after it for the next generation.”
Expensive watches can work as insurance and heirlooms for your children and grandchildren. It is an investment not just in terms of money but the value of knowing how to use and take care of something expensive.