Found: Philippe Dufour Simplicity Number 17 For Sale Online
The Simplicity being referred to is number 17, and on the off chance that it would seem that a watch that as of late stood out as truly newsworthy ( here on HODINKEE , indeed), all things considered, that is on the grounds that it’s exactly the same model – a 37mm rose gold Simplicity with a veneer dial – made only two years after the fact than the one highlighted last time. From the front, the two are unclear. It’s just when you turn them around that you will discover various numbers engraved on the developments (and on account of number 11, the watchmaker’s initials, which are engraved on the equilibrium cock).
The painfully excellent Simplicity on the wrist.
Is $250,000 the correct cost for this watch? That is for gatherers to choose, however it shows up Walton has set the cost of number 17 unequivocally according to the outcome accomplished by number 11 last November, maybe expecting to captivate the underbidder in that bartering. Everything I can say is the Simplicity, presumably the most perfect and most conventional Swiss watch around, pulls in probably the most enthusiastic gatherers. What will be intriguing to discover is in the event that they’re prepared to purchase the watch without any inspection. A year ago, Walton tried the market’s preparation to purchase sell off evaluation pieces online when he set two early Roger W. Smith watches on his site. Both were gotten in a matter of weeks.
The Philippe Dufour Simplicity N° 17 was conveyed in 2004.
A take a gander at the thin Breguet-style delivers blued steel.
The veneer dial nearly looks like polish up close.
The Simplicity N°17 is one of a few recently accessible pieces on A Collected Man (some time ago known as the Watch Xchange). The watch is at present in London, on brief fare from the United States. The cost of the watch has been fixed at $250,000 with VAT or import obligation added if the watch is bought outside of the US or Hong Kong.
On the back you can see “N:17” engraved on the development itself.