For its 2017 edition, the biennial Only Watch occasion has been pulling in an ever increasing number of brands, quick to take part in this noble cause sell off. Missing from the past two releases, Audemars Piguet makes its return to the not insignificant rundown of makes, with an extraordinary piece dependent on its impressive Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar Black Ceramic . Except now, they’ve introduced a dash of shading to the previous monochromatic look, as it includes a brilliant blue dial.
The objective of Only Watch is basic: in allowing authorities the chance to offer on unique pieces from extravagance watch makers at auction (this year, Christie’s will sell the watches, on November 11th, 2017) the returns go towards subsidizing the research of Duchenne solid dystrophy – the monies gathered will be given to Association Monégasque contre les Myopathies (AMM). While a few brands make completely remarkable pieces (recollect the Patek 5016A of 2015 ), others simply add a special element (specialized or visual) to existing pieces. So now, imagine a scenario in which you could get your hands on an interesting perpetual calendar watch by Audemars Piguet. Sounds like a serious fascinating chance, right?
Having been striking non-attendants from the 2013 and 2015 releases Audemars Piguet have decided to check their comeback to the occasion in 2017, and to do so they’ve brought out probably the greatest firearm. Also, for their 2017 participation, they are coming with the serious weapons. An exceptional Audemars Piguet? That’s as of now very something. Stand by, it is a Royal Oak. Alright, presently it’s becoming genuine. What’s more, it’s a Perpetual Calendar..! In this way, figure that. At Only Watch 2017, you’ll have the option to be the glad proprietor of an unrivaled, explicitly planned AP RO QP, and in black ceramic. This won’t be a modest speculation, anyway it is a once in a blue moon opportunity.
The Only Watch 2017 Audemars Piguet depends on a definitely known watch, which was introduced this year, at the SIHH 2017. As of late, AP patched up the perpetual calendar variant of the Royal Oak, by giving it a fresher look, and the expansion of the week sign. At that point, they presented this black form, created in ceramic . It was Audemars’s first watch completely made in ceramic (arm band included) and it had a serious amazing look – also the general execution, which was basically astounding. The standard version is accessible with a black dial, and for Only Watch 2017, AP has made a remarkable blue-dial version, with the customary hand-guilloche “grande tapisserie” design. The sub-counters are appearing differently in relation to a cleaned dark tone and it highlights a orange-colored photograph practical moon (additionally a remarkable feature).
In expansion to the interesting dial, the Only Watch exceptional Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar Black Ceramic highlights a black ceramic caseback with sapphire presentation back, uncovering an extraordinary hand-completed black wavering mass. The development is the calibre 5134, a super dainty programmed perpetual calendar development dependent on the notorious type 2120 (found in the first 1972 Royal Oak, and still utilized in the ref. 15202 ). The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar Black Ceramic for Only Watch 2017 has an gauge of CHF 80,000 – 120,000, which stays close from the retail cost of the standard rendition (CHF 85,000) and will most likely be exceeded.
Technical Specifications – Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar Black Ceramic
- Case: 41mm x 9.5mm – black ceramic case – glare confirmation sapphire precious stones – 20m water resistant
- Movement: type AP5134 – programmed winding – 29.00 mm – 40h force hold – 19’800 vibrations/h – 38 gems – hours, minutes, perpetual calendar with sign of the week, day, date, month, moon stage and jump year.
- Bracelet: black ceramic wristband with titanium collapsing clasp
- Unique Piece for Only Watch 2017