Phillips in Association with Bacs & Russo, the world’s leading watch auction house, is proud to announce a historical and record-breaking sale, which realised a total of CHF 32.6 million, the highest result this auction season and in the last decade. After months of anticipation, the sale’s top lot, the Rolex “Bao Dai” reference 6062, established a new world record for any Rolex ever sold at auction, achieving CHF 5,066,000. With five watches selling for above CHF 1 million, the Geneva Watch Auction: FIVE saw nearly 500 online bidders competing with over 400 bidders in the room and hundreds of phone bidders. A total of 220 watches realised CHF 32,614,375 /$32,578,499 /€29,806,277 against a pre-sale estimate of CHF 15.8 to 29.2 million, selling 94% by lot and 98% by value. The Legendary Rolex “Bao Dai” reference 6062 – one of the world’s most desirable watches ever made by the Swiss watch manufacturer – captivated the saleroom

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