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Only Watch 2017: The Full Lineup

Carl F Bucherer Manero Peripheral Only Watch 2017

11. Carl F Bucherer Manero Peripheral Only Watch 2017

A timeless classic in design, this version sees Carl F Bucherer’s peripheral rotor rendered in the same royal blue that highlights the dial, as does the date indicator’s 11 – the day of the auction.

Estimate: CHF 18,000 – 23,000; www.carl-f-bucherer.com

Chanel J12 – XS

12. Chanel J12 – XS

This already-stunning, diamond-set version of Chanel’s famous J12 comes with a cuff embroidered by the legendary Maison Lesage, one that doubles as a pass to the maison’s ready to wear show in March.

Estimate: CHF 33,000 – 45,000; www.chanel.com

Chopard Superfast 8hz Power Control Porsche 919 Only Watch 2017

13. Chopard Superfast 8hz Power Control Porsche 919 Only Watch 2017

This version of Chopard’s most high-performance timepiece is a tribute to Belgian racing driver Jacky Ickx. The dial is inspired by the colours of his helmet and signed by the man himself.

Estimate: CHF 18,000 – 25,000; www.chopard.com

Christophe Claret Magicafiore De Christophe Claret

14. Christophe Claret Magicafiore De Christophe Claret

While the 59 blue sapphires and 15 marquise-cut emeralds set into the white gold case of the Magicafiore are stunning, it’s the hand-engraved dragonfly indicators that make it unique.

Estimate: CHF 70,000 – 100,000; www.christopheclaret.com

Chronoswiss Flying Regulator Red Passion For Only Watch 2017

15. Chronoswiss Flying Regulator “Red Passion” For Only Watch 2017

A unique reinterpretation of the uncompromising contemporary style of Chronoswiss with a black DLC case, red guilloche, multi-level dial and matching alligator strap.

Estimate: CHF 9,000 – 16,000; www.chronoswiss.com

DeWitt Academia

16. DeWitt Academia

The Academia isn’t a unique watch and neither is this particular one – yet. The winning bidder will have the chance to create their own unique dial with the masters at DeWitt.

Estimate: CHF 25,000 – 40,000; www.dewitt.ch

FPJourne Chronographe Monopoussoir Rattrapante

17. FPJourne Chronographe Monopoussoir Rattrapante

FPJourne hasn’t just re-issued a piece with a little change; this is a unique timepiece from dial to case. It also happens to be one of their clearest, most concise and overall coolest pieces to date.

Estimate: CHF 200,000 – 400,000; www.fpjourne.com

Fabergé If Life Gives You Lemons ...

18. Fabergé “If Life Gives You Lemons …”

Not only this new version of Faberge’s award-winning Visionnaire unique for its citrus-yellow highlights (the thematic colour of this year’s auction) and black case, it’s actually the very first of the new generation available in the world.

Estimate: CHF 27,000 – 47,000; www.faberge.com

Frederique Constant Manufacture Perpetual Calendar

19. Frederique Constant Manufacture Perpetual Calendar

Frederique Constant’s perpetual calendar – already one of the best value-for-money high complications in the industry – has been given a facelift with the dark, metallic grain of meteorite.

Estimate: CHF 17,000 – 27,000; frederiqueconstant.com

Girard-Perregaux Laureato 2017 Special Edition

20. Girard-Perregaux Laureato 2017 Special Edition

This version of the relaunched 1970s Laureato replaces its usual array of case materials in favour of a unique bronze case, offering plenty of space to watch the metal’s signature patina develop.

Estimate: CHF 15,000 – 18,000; www.girard-perregaux.com


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