… only in this case the market prices have been highly volatile recently. Peaking at maybe 230-240, now down to 180k (or maybe 160k). Personally, I would expect prices to decline further, also as the 5711 market in general has been getting much weaker over recent months. I agree that the watch is ni
… might also depend on what other watches one wears. The thread owner wrote that he owns several complications and a 5270. Based on my own experience, in this case, you just cannot fully enjoy a 5711R you bought at 160-180k… When looking at the beautiful but simple and not rare watch you will always
… makes much, much more sense. It is rarer, much more refined, much more important for Pateks history (first PP in a sports watch) and probably max 50k more expensive. A 5740 is in a whole different league 👍
A beautiful watch, but for 160-180k you basically get a very basic Patek with a lot of gold. If price further drops by approx 50% the watch will be a more durable deal. Now it is a way to burn money, while looking at an aesthetically pleasing watch (I hope you wanted the honest opinion…)
… 3rd series. If you check the sub-dials you will note the missing „step“ between inner and outer wheel. 4th series would have a white moon (where this has yellow). Typically, the above would be a 1995-2005 production +/-.