Timed to Perfection

21st March 2017

Ladies Rolex sells for £4,100 – making it the most expensive watch ever to be sold through the sale room.

The Lady-Datejust Oyster Perpetual watch with face encrusted diamonds was put forward for auction by a regular customer and was being sold with a guide price of £3,000.  Following a post on social media, interest from across the UK soared resulting in a number of telephone and saleroom bidders all wanting to own this magnificent timepiece.

Commenting on the sale of the Rolex watch, auctioneer Stephen Farthing said:  “Vintage designer watches particularly brands such as Omega, Rolex and Breitling have become very much sought after. The one which we sold was a stunning original watch, in fantastic condition and the new owner is absolutely delighted.”

“It is important to do your research to ensure it is a genuine article as there are a lot of copies on the market.