Audemars Piguet 5402A Royal Oak (circa 1972, serial 1056)

It is challenging to discuss icons of the watch industry without Gérald Genta and the Royal Oak coming into the conversation. The first Royal Oak drawings were presented to Audemars Piguet by Genta in 1970, and within two years the A-series entered into production. This well-kept 5402A Royal Oak ($45,000)—complete with an Audemars Piguet certificate […]