Patek Philippe Aquanaut Stainless Steel Black Embossed Dial Ref. 5167A-001
Manufacturer: Patek Philippe
Model: Jumbo Aquanaut
Reference Number: 5167A-001
Time Period: 2010-present
Retail / Compare-At Price: $19,730
Our Best Price: $44,500 (rare - collector's item)
Caliber: 324 S C
Case Material: Stainless steel
Case Diameter: 40 mm (10 to 4 o'clock)
Thickness: 8 mm
Waterproof: 400 ft./120 m.
Water Resistance: 12 ATM
Material Bezel: Fixed stainless steel
Glass: Sapphire crystal
Dial: Black composite tropical patterned
Dial Numerals: Gold applied and luminescent super-luminova coating Arabic numeral hour indices and square hour indexes and an outer track with second/minute divisions around the outer rim
BRACELET / STRAP
Bracelet color: Black
Bracelet Material: Tropical composite ultra resistant to wear, salt water and UV radiation
Clasp: Double fold-over
Clasp material: Stainless steel
Hours, minutes, center sweep second hand, date in an aperture at 3 o’clock, 45-hour power reserve
Rounded octagonal-shaped case designed by Gerald Genta.
Luminescent super-luminova coating baton-shaped hour/minute hand, white stick-shaped center sweep seconds hand
Solid two-body case, flat bezel, and curved lugs are polished and brushed
Sapphire crystal screw-down display case back
Stainless steel screw-down Calatrava cross crown
The automatic calibre 324 SC movement is rhodium-plated with Côtes de Genève, circular graining, bevelled steel parts and bridges, and the stamp of the Seal of the Patek Philippe quality mark. It is constructed with 213 parts, and a straight-line lever escapement.
It has a shock absorber mechanism, a central unidirectional 21K gold rotor, a self-compensating free-sprung flat balance spring, a Spiromax balance spring in Silinvar and the patented Patek Gyromax balance that compensates for cold, heat, isochronism, and 5 positions.
The mechanism oscillates at 28 800 vph (4 Hz).
Case, dial, and movement are all signed.
Very rare, collector’s item
The Aquanaut model was first introduced in 1997 inspired by the Nautilus.
The Aquanaut 5167 is also known as the "Bad-Boy" sports watch.
Complete (box and Patek Philippe certificate of authenticity)