29 Nov '17, 3pm

Re-live the moment @FellowsAuctions set a new house record for watches with a £110,000 Rolex.

Re-live the moment @FellowsAuctions set a new house record for watches with a £110,000 Rolex.

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Share: The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Milgauss from 1958 was offered at the November Watch Sale on Tuesday, where it was estimated at £40,000-60,000. Following bidding over the phone, online and in the room, it soared past its estimate selling for £110,000 plus buyer’s premium. This Rolex Oyster Perpetual Milgauss from 1958 took £110,000 plus buyer’s premium at Fellows’ Watch Sale on Tuesday setting a new watch house record. Named for its ability to withstand a magnetic flux density of 1000 gauss (the unit of a magnetic field), the Milgauss was the first Rolex to include defence from magnetic fields. It employs a honeycomb dial made from laminated copper to protect the movement. Not produced in great quantity, the model was originally designed for those working in pow...

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