For its 2017 edition, the biennial Only Watch occasion has been drawing in an ever increasing number of brands, quick to take an interest in this good cause sell off. Missing from the past two versions, Audemars Piguet makes its return to the extensive rundown of fabricates, 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 splendid blue dial.
The objective of Only Watch is straightforward: in allowing gatherers the chance to offer on unique pieces from extravagance watch producers at auction (this year, Christie’s will sell the watches, on November 11th, 2017) the returns go towards financing the research of Duchenne strong dystrophy – the monies gathered will be given to Association Monégasque contre les Myopathies (AMM). While a few brands make completely interesting pieces (recollect the Patek 5016A of 2015 ), others simply add an extraordinary component (specialized or visual) to existing pieces. So now, imagine a scenario where you could get your hands on an extraordinary perpetual calendar watch by Audemars Piguet. Sounds like a serious fascinating chance, right?
Having been eminent truants from the 2013 and 2015 releases Audemars Piguet have decided to stamp their comeback to the occasion in 2017, and to do so they’ve brought out perhaps the greatest firearm. Furthermore, for their 2017 participation, they are coming with the serious weapons. An interesting Audemars Piguet? That’s as of now very something. Pause, it is a Royal Oak. Alright, presently it’s becoming genuine. Also, it’s a Perpetual Calendar..! Along these lines, figure that. At Only Watch 2017, you’ll have the option to be the pleased proprietor of an unrivaled, explicitly planned AP RO QP, and in black ceramic. This won’t be a modest venture, 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 adaptation, created in ceramic . It was Audemars’s first watch completely made in ceramic (arm band included) and it had a serious incredible look – also the general execution, which was essentially astounding. The standard version is accessible with a black dial, and for Only Watch 2017, AP has made a special blue-dial release, with the conventional hand-guilloche “grande tapisserie” design. The sub-counters are appearing differently in relation to a cleaned dim tone and it highlights a orange-colored photograph sensible moon (additionally a one of a kind 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 a one of a kind hand-completed black swaying mass. The development is the calibre 5134, a super slight programmed perpetual calendar development dependent on the famous 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 gems – 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 arm band with titanium collapsing clasp
- Unique Piece for Only Watch 2017