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Secrets of the Patek Philippe Nautilus

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PATEK PHILIPPE. AN EXCEPTIONALLY RARE AND FINE STAINLESS STEEL AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH DATE AND BRACELET, MADE FOR THE SULTANATE OF OMAN
SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, NAUTILUS ‘KHANJAR’ MODEL, REF. 3700/1, MOVEMENT NO. 1’304’952, CASE NO. 536’200, MANUFACTURED IN 1978
Price Realized USD 193,500

Secrets of the Patek Philippe Nautilus Secrets of the Patek Phillippe Nautilus article, courtesy of Christie’s. Secrets summary: born in a restaurant as designer Gerald Genta observed people from Patek eating, original Nautilus $3,100 1976 price point a calculated risk, made from same steel alloy that protected World War II tanks.

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Classic Cars Greatest Value Increase During Last 10 Years — Hobby Investors

Classic cars show greatest increase in value for hobby investors during the last ten years, according to the Coutts Index. Story from The Telegraph show cars besting fine wines, various styles of paintings, watches, stamps, coins, fine musical instruments, rugs, even jewelry.

If you’re an investor in Chinese art works, might be time to indulge in some investment Scotch.

Classic Cars show greatest percentage increase over the last ten years, according to the Coutts index.

Classic Cars show greatest percentage increase in value over the last ten years, according to the Coutts Index. Photo by Andrew Crawley for The Telegraph.