Sotheby’s Watch Auction Is Taking Place This Weekend: Take A Peek

Hayley Kadrou   |   21-03-2019

On March 24th from 7pm, Sotheby’s gallery in Gate Village will be holding an auction of vintage watches dating back to the 1950s.

1 Lot 71 - Harry Winston - Premier Excenter Tourbillon ref

Harry Winston Premier Excenter Tourbillon: A limited edition white gold and diamond-set tourbillon wristwatch with double power reserve indication, made in collaboration with peter speake-marin, circa 2009. Estimated value: Dhs 191,000 – 257,000

1 Lot 18 - Audemars Piguet - Royal Oak (1)

Audemars Piguet: Royal oak a yellow gold, enamel and diamond-set wristwatch with date and bracelet, circa 2000. Estimated Value: Dhs 29,500 - 44,000.

1 lot 40 - Boucheron Jungle Hathi

Boucheron: Jungle Hathi a white gold, diamond and tsavorite wristwatch with gem-set elephant dial, circa 2011. Estimated Value: Dhs 73,483 - 110,225.

_1 Lot 16 - Rolex - Cellini ref 4033

Rolex Cellini: A yellow gold, diamond, coral and lapis lazuli-set bracelet watch with coral dial, circa 1980. Estimated Value: Dhs 551,000 - 918,500

1 Lot 84 - AUDEMARS PIGUET - A platinum and diamond-set bracelet watch n

Audemars Piguet: A platinum and diamond-set bracelet watch, no.1, circa 1990. Estimated value: Dhs 551,00 - 918,600


Timepiece fanatics, if you’re thinking of updating your watch collection anytime soon, then here is the event you need to know about.

International auction house Sotheby’s is showcasing fine timepieces from some of the best brands in the world this weekend, some dating back from 1950s, each capturing trends from across the decade and everlasting luxury.

Over at the DIFC location, the likes of Rolex, Cartier and Audemars Piguet watches will be on display and up for sale.

Ahead of the events, here is just a glimpse at some of the unique piece that will be available.