After over 20 minutes of bidding from collectors across 3 continents, underscoring the enduring legacy of the most iconic actor of the 20th century, Marlon Brando’s Rolex GMT-Master reference 1675 sold for $1,952,000.
Nomos introduces the 33mm Metro Rose Gold, the smallest size in the range, powered by a manual-winding Alpha movement. Grey hour markers and purple minute markers gently contrast with the rose gold of the case and hands.
For the fourth consecutive year, Carré des Horlogers welcomed a panel of brands representing "new watchmaking", the majority of which are intent on shaking up old habits and traditions.
Panerai, famed for its link to Italian combat divers, introduces the Panerai Submersible Marina Militare Carbotech™ - 47mm as a 33-piece limited edition. Made from carbotech, a material based on carbon fibre, this professional dive watch delivers remarkable technical performance.
With only a handful of collections launching at SIHH 2019, it was left to the brands' most recognisable lines to inject newness and fresh designs, which they did wonderfully well. "Variations on a theme", what they lack in surprise factor, they more than make up for in instant appeal.
IWC Schaffhausen comes to SIHH 2019 with a new Spitfire line, in honour of the engineers behind the legendary British fighter plane. All the Spitfire watches are equipped with IWC in-house movements, including this Big Pilot's Watch Perpetual Calendar.