Very nice 1994 limited edition to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of Flemish cartographer, Gerardus Mercator. Champleve' black enamel dial depicting Mercator's map of the Americas, New Guinea, Australia and Antartica. Very cool self-winding movement with retrograde hours and minutes.
I appreciate the kind words. To address some questions/comments: The vintage watch is a in yellow gold from 1958. Of course, the main attractions of the 2526 are that it contains Patek's first automatic winding movement (caliber 12-600AT) and, perhaps even more importantly, the double-baked porcela
Greetings to all! I haven't posted for quite a while, but continue to keep track of the happenings on this great site. I thought I'd use some holiday free time to share my two aquisitions for 2012. I have to admit I'm getting somewhat fatigued by the incessant price increases in the industry, and pa