A benchmark for the Simplicity has been established with three having just sold at auction.
A Rolex ref. 8171 "Padellone" triple calendar sells for just over US$1m, the high point of Phillips' evening sale.
The concluding instalment looking at key highlights from Phillips' upcoming watch auction.
We take a look at the tops picks from Phillip's upcoming watch auction in Hong Kong.
Billionaire Li Ka-Shing shows off his solar-powered Citizen wristwatch in a Bloomberg interview.
A Patek Philippe 2499 third series in pink gold sells for a record-setting US$2.54m at Phillips in Hong Kong, while Eric Clapton's Patek 5004 fetches over US$800,000.
Phillips' second Hong Kong watch sale has over 380 lots, encompassing both vintage and modern timepieces.