Famend public sale homes like Sotheby’s and Christie’s frequently put watches from luxurious manufacturers like Patek Philippe, Audemars Piguet and Rolex on the block, however eBay has seen additionally seen its fair proportion of six-figure watch gross sales over the previous quarter-century. The net market bought over 2 million luxurious timepieces in 2019 and eight million over the previous three years. In mild of these numbers, eBay just lately rolled out a brand new “Authenticity Assure” for any watch bought for greater than $2,000.
This service requires the vendor to first ship the watch to an knowledgeable authenticator for verification earlier than its despatched to the vendor. To mark the arrival of Authenticity Assure, take a look at the 5 costliest watches ever bought on eBay beneath.
5. Patek Philippe Grand Problems perpetual Calendar Chronograph Moon Watch – $140,000
4. Audemars Piguet Millenary MC12 Tourbillon Platinum Watch – $145,000
3. Richard Mille RM11 Flyback Chronograph Rose Gold Titanium Watch – $148,000
2. Rolex Platinum Masterpiece Glacier Diamond Jubilee – $150,000
1. Patek Philippe Grand Problems Watch – $535,499.99
And for extra luxurious watch-related trivia, see eBay’s prime 10 costliest watch gross sales and the most well-liked kinds by way of the infographics beneath: