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The Daytona Ultimatum Auction by Pucci Papaleo

The catalogue is online now, follow this link to Phillips Watches…. Earlier today I received the exceptional catalogue of my buddy Pucci Papaleo’s Daytona Ultimatum Auction. What strikes me immediately is the incredible photography by Fabio Santinelli yet again. So pure and honest are the scans, impressive! 5 years ago the dream team Aurel Bacs […]

New Basel 2018 Rolex & Tudor Collection

New Basel 2018 Rolex & Tudor Collection Special pieces, new 2018 Rolex Submariner diamond Sapphire with all blue dial, very interesting!  All bling 2018 Rainbow… Above photo’s courtesy of Mike Tay showing the new diamond Rainbow Daytona… It leaves me a bit speechless 😉 and below, here they are, the Platinum Arabic Rolex Daytona’s, picture […]

Rolex 2018 Basel World Novelties

All 2018 Rolex News you find online by following this link…. Live picture from new steel Rolex GMT Master… Live picture from so far unshown new diamond Rainbow Daytona…. Here they are 😉 the Platinum Arabic Rolex Daytona’s, picture courtesy by Aficionado… Diamond Arabic Platinum Daytona 2018… More special pieces you won’t see in a shop […]

Major Charles Wylie’s 1953 Mt. Everest Expedition Rolex

The Major Charles Wylie’s 1953 Mt. Everest Expedition Rolex. Today I like to present to you the all original 1953 Mt Everest conquest Rolex of Major Charles Wylie. It’s one of only 13 Rolex Oyster Perpetual Ref 6098’s with chronometer OCC movement that where specially issued to the British Everest Expedition when Edmund Hillary & […]

Christies New York 7 December 2017

UPDATE with the final results: All the results you can find by following this link over here…  Almost $1.1 million for the RCO and big winner of the sale! Nearly $ 500.000,= for the Big Crown. It’s happening, the hunt for early Submariners is officially on now, after the Daytona the Submariner is the must […]

My Geneva Watch Auction Report November 2017

Quickly after the monster Paul Newman sale in New York, we were heading to Geneva for the watch auctions. Let me start this time with a disclaimer 😉 All you see and read here are my personal pictures and my personal opinion. If you don’t like what you find in this post, simple skip it […]

World Record for most expensive wristwatch goes to Rolex!

World Record for most expensive wristwatch goes to Rolex! Rolex has made history, their exotic Daytona Ref 6239 from Mr Paul Newman has become the most expensive watch in the world with an astonishing result of $17.750.500,=. Well played team Phillips watches, Bacs & Russo, what a brilliant result and for one day it seemed […]

Could Mr Newman’s Paul Newman fetch $10 million?

The iconic sale of Paul Newman’s Rolex Paul Newman is nearby. Phillips Watches will be auctioning this highly important vintage Rolex during their first U.S. watch auction October 26, at their main office on 450 Park Avenue, New York. There are high expectations from around the world by not only the diehard Rolex collectors but […]

Christies Geneva Watch Auction November 13th 2017

Christies Geneva Watch Auction November 13th 2017 AUCTION Geneva Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues Quai des Bergues 33 13 Nov, 10:30am (Lots 1 – 136) 13 Nov, 2:30pm (Lots 137 – 217) VIEWING Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues 9 Nov, 10am – 6pm 10 Nov, 10am – 6pm 12 Nov, 10am – 6pm Everybody is […]

The Rolex Submariner Collectors Story

The Rolex Submariner Collectors Story. The history of the Rolex Submariner from 1954 to the present day has always been exciting to me. Not only the early 1950-ies when the director at Rolex, Rene P Jeanneret, (Why have we never got more information about this important director by Rolex?!) a gentleman and enthusiastic diver, was a major force […]

Parma Watch Show September 2017

I always love to go to Italia not only for the fine vintage watches I see in Parma and the great friends I see again alongside but also because of the great food they serve. The simplicity how they create their excellent food is just mind-blowing. There where you often see in other countries that they add […]

What’s true and what’s not with so many Rolex experts around?

Nowadays it’s become so easy to reach out to collectors who understand your passion. We Rolex friends all do love the internet due to the immense possibilities to discuss watch details of which most other people are clueless about. It’s without doubt that the presence of the internet has pushed collecting vintage watches to a higher level then […]

RPM, the only 100 % Trusted Vintage Rolex Market Place!

Rolex Passion Market, the only 100 % Trusted Vintage Rolex Market Place! This picture below shows you what RPM always has for sale, some 550+ of the best vintage Rolex available in the market. Go check all vintage Rolex for sale by following this link… With always some 500+ vintage Rolex for sale at our […]

Learn to know the value of your vintage Rolex!

Learn to know the value of your vintage Rolex. What is the price of your vintage Rolex in current market?  One of the most asked question I get every day is, what is my vintage Rolex worth or what is the price of my watch? As this issue has been discussed in depth on every specialist […]

Paul Newman’s own Rolex Paul Newman will be auctioned..

UPDATE 03 October 2017 The Phillips Catalogue of Winning Icons is online now, check the link to see it online… Paul Newman’s Daytona will be offered at Phillips inaugural New York watch auction that takes place on October 26, 2017. UPDATE: Check out the article on Revolution Watch with Phillips Watches Paul Boutros.. On its caseback, “DRIVE […]

Rolex is the KING of the Auction Room!

Incredible, this is what $ 9 million in my hands looks like! 2 x iconic grail Rolex for SFr 5,170.000,= and 3.722.000,= !! Mama mia what a performance it was again to see vintage Rolex dominate the world record prices that have been achieved during the watch auctions last weekend in Geneva! I was prepared to see […]

Pucci Papaleo’s “Daytona Perpetual” Horological Art Exhibition

A First-Of-Its-Kind Horological Art Exhibition Curated by Pucci Papaleo and Featuring: Contemporary Watch Portraits by Fabio Santinelli from the Upcoming Book “Daytona Perpetual” and 30 Exceptional Automatic Rolex Cosmograph Daytona Watches on display. The opening of the international exhibition in Geneva is from May 11 to 14. Hope to see you all over there!! Phillips in Association with […]

Christie’s Dedicated Vintage Rolex Auction

The watch team from Christie’s has put together a special Rolex sale during their Geneva May 15th Afternoon Session. The second part of their important watch auction is exclusively dedicated to vintage Rolex. With the international attention vintage Rolex still gets, it’s a smart move from Christie’s. Earlier this morning Thomas Perazzi send me their […]

Phillips Geneva Auction – 6062 Bao Dai & Gold Oyster Newman 6263

ANNOUNCING our Spring 2017 Sale – Geneva Watch Auction: FIVE (#GWA5) – to offer The BAO DAI. Taking place on 13 and 14 May at Hotel La Reserve, we are delighted to announce ROLEX highlights that are perhaps the most important selection of iconic Rolex watches presented at auction in recent years. UPDATE: Now online: the Phillips […]

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