On December 8th, 2014, Officine Panerai will be teaming up with Artcurial in Paris to auction off some of the rarest and most sought after pieces in Panerai’s illustrious history. This event is being dubbed the “Panerai Only” event with perviews going on of these pieces starting November 4th and lasting till December 7th. The three previews will be in Geneva following by Milan and finally ending up in Paris where the auction will be taking place.
These type of auctions don’t come around often and is sure to bring out the biggest collectors in the watch community with hopes on landing some of the pieces that will be auctioned off. This collection will be offering around 100 units which will be divided into three categories – Vintage: 1930-1950, Pre-Vendome: 1993-1997, and Vendome (1997-present).
Below you will find a highlight of some of the key pieces in this collection.
Panerai Radiomir Egyption
Panerai Marina Militare ref 6152-1
Panerai Radiomir PAM21 Limited Edition
Panerai Radiomir PAM300 Mare Nostrum Limited Edition
Panerai Radiomir PAM80 Independent Seconds Limited Edition
Panerai Luminor PAM203 1950’s Limited Edition
Panerai Radiomir PAM198 Limited Edition