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|Scope of delivery||Original box, original papers|
|Expected delivery||Dec 11, 2019 - Dec 19, 2019|
|Reference number||Patek Philippe Nautilus 5711/1A-011 steel|
|Condition||Very good (Worn with little to no signs of wear)|
|Scope of delivery||Original box, original papers|
|Location||United Kingdom, London|
|Movement/Caliber||mechanical automatic Calibre 324 SC|
|Number of jewels||30|
|Case diameter||40 mm|
|Water resistance||10 ATM|
|Dial numerals||No numerals|
|Display Back, Center Seconds, Only Original Parts|
More than forty years have passed since the introduction of the original Patek Philippe Nautilus and this now classic timepiece, is more popular than ever. Originally unveiled in the mid-1970s and designed by the legendary Gérald Genta, the Nautilus has become a veritable horological icon thanks to its pioneering role amongst high-end, luxury sports watches.
The early 1970s was a time of great change within the watch industry, where the concept of a luxury watch in steel was a truly revolutionary idea. In 1976, the introduction of Patek Philippe’s Nautilus firmly altered the direction of luxury sports watch design – offering a true competitor to Audemars Piguet's then four-year-old Royal Oak.
In 2006, Patek Philippe released the reference 5711/1A - featuring an automatic 324 calibre (SC) and ‘ridged' dial, with horizontal grooves. The 5711 marked the return of the "Jumbo" Nautilus, previously seen in the elusive reference 3711, from 2004.
Early examples of the Nautilus are now highly sought-after by collectors, commanding increasing prices in the vintage market. With an ever-growing waiting list, demand for the 5711 has also increased in recent years.
The 5711 re-interprets a number of signature design elements from the original Nautilus - mostly notably, the gradient dial, with horizontal grooves. Similar to its predecessor, the 5711 measures 40mm, classing it amongst the ‘Jumbo’ collection. The steel, three-piece case provides water resistance up to 120m, further featuring a large screw-down crown. The reference 5711 features Patek Philippe’s modern interpretation of the Nautilus case, with 3-part construction, sapphire case-back and curved ‘ears’.
This steel, Nautilus 5711/1A watch is the perfect balance between utilitarian function and elegant design. The case and bracelet are excellently finished, with beveled, polished and granular surfaces. The stainless steel bracelet (with all of it's original links) has virtually no stretch. At 40mm in diameter, and only 8.3mm thick, the 5711 case is a beautiful twist of perspectives and size. The white, ‘ridged’ dial includes all the traditional indications of a time-only watch, with applied hour-markers and Nautilus hands (with luminescent inserts).
The reference 5711 is powered by Patek Philippe’s in-house caliber 324 S C, visible through the sapphire crystal display-back. The 324 SC calibre features a central 21-carat gold rotor, Patek Philippe Seal, 30 jewels, Gyromax balance (beating at 21,600 A/h) and adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism (in 5 positions).
This Patek Philippe reference 5711 Nautilus comes with its original box, Certificate of Origin and product literature..
Viewings can be arranged in Central London by appointment.
CONDITION, SERVICING & PROVENANCE
This Patek Philippe Nautilus 5711 comes as a full-set, with it's original box, Certificate of Origin and all other accompanying materials. It is guaranteed for authenticity and comes with a two-year warranty from A Collected Man.
All of our pre-owned watches have undergone thorough mechanical inspections, including being ultrasonically cleaned, serviced and resealed if appropriate and tested for at least four days, to ensure they meet our highest timekeeping standards. Our pre-owned and vintage watches, unless stated otherwise, are covered by a full or a limited twenty-four month warranty. For example, due to their age, some vintage watches should not be subjected to the same conditions as when they were new. Please see our Terms & Conditions for further information.
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DELIVERY & RETURNS
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