The Steel Patek Philippe 5016A Is the Most Expensive Watch of All Time

Sold at auction for a little over $7,250,000 USD.

By
Fashion
21,399 Hypes 0 Comments

Charity auction house Only Watch just dropped the hammer on the one-of-a-kind Steel Patek 5016A timepiece and it sold for a little over $7,250,000 USD. Patek watches enjoy an exclusive reputation as they’re considered to be a combination of masterful design balanced out by exceptional aesthetics. The stainless steel timepiece sports a blue enamel dial with applied gold Breguet numerals. It is also the first version of this watch to be produced in one of the rarest metals for a complicated Patek Philippe piece: stainless steel. The successful bidder purchased the rare timepiece over the phone and is suspected to be from the UK.

Read Full Article
Source
HODINKEE

Join Our Discussions on Discord

The HYPEBEAST Discord Server is a community where conversations on cultural topics can be taken further.

1120 Users Online

What to Read Next

How an iPhone Reportedly Postponed Apple iCar Plans as Early as 2008
Tech

How an iPhone Reportedly Postponed Apple iCar Plans as Early as 2008

Just how serious is “Project Titan?”

Yeezy Boost 350s for Baby West
Fashion

Yeezy Boost 350s for Baby West

Out of the womb and into a pair of kicks.

BLOCKS Is a Completely Customizable Smartwatch
Tech

BLOCKS Is a Completely Customizable Smartwatch

Swap out band links to create your own unique smartwatch experience.


Dickies x Yardsale 2015 Fall/Winter Collaboration
Fashion

Dickies x Yardsale 2015 Fall/Winter Collaboration

Relaying the graphic-led identity of a London-based crew into a selection of classic workwear styles.

POW! WOW! Japan 2015 Recap
Arts

POW! WOW! Japan 2015 Recap

POW! – Is the impact that art has on a person. WOW! – Is the reaction that art has on a viewer.

Rudimental featuring Ed Sheeran - Lay It All On Me
Music 

Rudimental featuring Ed Sheeran - Lay It All On Me

Following their successful “Bloodline” visual.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.