Another piece which should not be overlooked, however, is the Breguet 5447.
Featuring the classic pomme-style hands universally known as Breguet hands, and freely distributed subdials in the style of Abraham-Louis Breguet, the 5447 is a minute repeater (it chimes individual minutes on request).
The elegant piece is set in platinum and features a perpetual calendar and phases of the moon, and has been given a guide price of $90,000-120,000.
Antiquorum Important Collectors' Wristwatches, Pocket Watches & Clocks sale which features 400 pieces takes place on March 10-11. Lovers of collectible timepieces will want to know that Patrizzi are also holding a sale in New York on March 9.
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