Panerai Broke Two World Records on the “Panerai Only” Auction
On December 8, 2014, the “Panerai Only” special auction sponsored by the famous Artcurial was held in Paris, and about 100 Panerai exquisite watches participated in the auction, which was divided into three series: antique watches from 1930 to 1950, “Pre-Vendôme” from 1993 to 1997 and the “Vendome” from 1997 to now.
On the auction activity, two watches occupying an important position in the history of Panerai broken the world record. Among them, the first one is the “Radiomir Egiziano” wrist watch that was very cherished and rare, which was made for Egyptian navy in 1956, and was competed with the $155,000 finally in the auction, and broke the Trading Record of this watch before. And the second one is the Radiomir PAM00021 wrist watch, which was the platinum special edition produced in the year of 1997, and faithful to design philosophy of the watch types of Panerai made for the Italian navy frogman army in 1997 and was eventually sold for $12,7000 in the auction.
It is worthy mentioned that there are two antique Panerai watches, respectively belonging to the Luminor Marina and Militare series and carrying with Rolex movement, were eventually sold for more than 120,000 Euro, which was far higher than the initial estimate price. In addition, the Luminor 1950 8 days produced in the year of 2005 was also eventually sold for more than $80,000.
The unique temperament of the Panerai is deeply loved by so many watch fans, both men and women, they will be moved by the charming Italian amorous feelings. Since the cooperation for the first time with Italy royal navy, the marine element has been accompanied by the Panerai wrist watch history, and therefore many watches types were born since then. Panerai appearance design with unique style, matching with excellent movement process, plays the Italian watch making tradition and creativity simplicity and uniqueness incisively and vividly, thus condensed the large number of Panerai fans.