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At The Watch Exchange London, parting with your Patek Philippe Complications watch is a seamless process. We provide a same-day payment service, ensuring that the sale of your watch is a hassle-free transaction.

How to sell your Complications

1. Complete our form

Complete our form to start the process. We aim to reply within 48 hours.

2. Visit our shop

Bring your watch, with proof of purchase, to our store in Mayfair.

3. Watch inspection

We will inspect your watch and offer a guaranteed fair price.

4. Get paid!

Accept our offer or choose to part-exchange. Get paid within an hour!

Important Features Of A Sellable Patek Philippe Complications

When selling a Patek Philippe Complications watch, certain features can significantly enhance its market value. The condition of the watch is paramount; a well-maintained watch with minimal wear and tear is more desirable. Original packaging and documentation, such as the box and authenticity papers, also add considerable value.

The rarity of the model and any unique features or limited edition aspects can increase its attractiveness to collectors. Additionally, a recent service history confirms the watch’s functionality and can reassure potential buyers of its quality.

Why Sell Your Patek Philippe Complications To The Watch Exchange?

Choosing to sell your Patek Philippe to The Watch Exchange London means leveraging our 15 years of expertise in the watch industry. We offer a straightforward valuation service, promising the best possible prices for your watch with confidence. Our valuation is obligation-free, and we guarantee a fair price within 60 minutes, making us a trusted partner in your watch-selling journey.

Learn More About The Patek Philippe Complications

When Was The Patek Philippe Complications Made?

The Patek Philippe Complications series has evolved over many years, with the brand continuously introducing new models that showcase its mastery in watchmaking. While specific models have their own launch dates, the Complications line itself represents an ongoing tradition of excellence, with roots stretching back to the early 20th century. These watches are celebrated for their intricate features beyond the simple display of time, such as calendars, chronographs, and moon phases.

What Is The Average Price Of A Patek Philippe Complications?

The average price of a Patek Philippe Complications watch varies widely, typically starting from around £20,000 and reaching upwards of £100,000 for more complex or limited edition models. Factors influencing price include the model’s complexity, materials used (such as precious metals), and any special features or historical significance. As a testament to their craftsmanship and exclusivity, these watches command high prices and are considered luxury investments.

Do Patek Philippe Complications Hold Their Value?

Patek Philippe Complications watches are renowned for their excellent value retention, often appreciating over time. This is due to their limited production, exceptional quality, and the brand’s prestigious reputation. Collectors and enthusiasts highly seek these timepieces, making them sound investments. The rarity and desirability of certain models can significantly enhance their value retention and potential for appreciation.

What’s A Complications Worth?

The worth of a Patek Philippe Complications watch depends on various factors, including its model, condition, rarity, and historical significance. Some rare or vintage models can fetch hundreds of thousands of pounds at auction. The watch’s originality, provenance, and whether it includes original boxes and papers also play crucial roles in determining its value. Market trends and collector demand can further influence the price.

How Many Are Made Each Year?

Patek Philippe is known for its meticulous craftsmanship and limited production numbers, which maintain the brand’s exclusivity and allure. While the exact annual production figures for the Complications series are not publicly disclosed, it’s clear that the brand prioritises quality over quantity. This limited production ensures that each watch is a masterpiece of horological art, contributing to the brand’s prestige and the watch’s value.

Are Patek Philippe Complications Watches Hard To Find?

Due to their limited production, exceptional quality, and high demand, Patek Philippe Complications watches can be challenging to acquire. Certain models, especially limited editions or those with significant horological innovations, are highly sought after by collectors and can quickly become hard to find on the secondary market. This scarcity adds to their desirability and can significantly impact their price and collectability.

How Can You Spot A Fake Patek Philippe Complications?

Identifying a counterfeit Patek Philippe Complications involves inspecting the watch’s quality, detailing, and movement. Authentic Patek Philippe watches have flawless craftsmanship, with precise and intricate movements visible through a case-back (if applicable). Serial numbers should match the brand’s records, and engravings must be perfect. Professional verification from a reputable dealer or Patek Philippe directly is recommended for certainty.

When Is The Best Time To Sell My Patek Philippe Complications?

The optimal time to sell your Patek Philippe Complications watch can depend on market conditions, collector demand, and economic factors. Generally, selling when demand is high, such as during an uptick in luxury watch market interest or when a particular model becomes highly sought after, can yield the best return. Consulting with an expert, such as The Watch Exchange London, can help you gauge the best timing.

How Do You Adjust A Patek Philippe Complications Watch?

Adjusting a Patek Philippe Complications watch requires understanding its specific functions and settings. It’s crucial to refer to the user manual for detailed instructions tailored to your model. For complicated adjustments or if you’re unsure, it’s advisable to seek professional assistance from an authorised service centre to ensure the adjustments are made accurately and without causing damage to the watch.

How Do You Set The Time On A Patek Philippe Complications?

Setting the time on a Patek Philippe Complications watch involves carefully pulling the crown out to the correct position and turning it to adjust the time. Each model may have specific instructions for setting time and other complications, such as the date or moon phase, so consulting the user manual is crucial. For models with more complex features, professional guidance from a certified dealer or service centre is recommended to prevent damage.

Sell your Complications In Four Simple Steps

Sell your watch hassle-free. Fill out our form to sell and get a quick valuation. We offer same-day payments for sellers ensuring a smooth, transparent transaction with no surprises.

We’ve bought over 10,000 luxury watches from happy sellers


Get to know The Watch Exchange London

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For over 15 years, we have valued and bought some of the biggest names in the watch industry, including Rolex. Our highly skilled team of watch buyers will thoroughly inspect your Rolex watch before making a fair offer. We tend to buy luxury timepieces worth between £500 and £500,000. 

If you accept our offer, we’ll complete the hassle-free payment process in under 60 minutes. We aim to make your watch selling journey as smooth as possible, taking a delicate process and turning it into a favourable one.

  • Family business in Mayfair’s exclusive Burlington Arcade.
  • Experts in valuing Rolex, Cartier, and other leading brands.
  • Bought over 10,000 watches and counting!
  • 15 years of experience in making fair offers and valuations.
  • Trusted by high-profile clients.
  • 100% secure and quick payments.

Quick & simple

We keep our exchange process quick and easy, so you can get an offer as soon as possible.

Expert watch buyers

With over 15 years of experience, we’ve bought over 10,000 watches and counting!

Experienced valuations

Our team is highly qualified and experienced. The price we offer you is fair and based on a full inspection.

Same-day payment

Accept our offer or part-exchange. We’ll send payment to your bank in less than 60 minutes.

Value your watch at our shop in Burlington Arcade, London

Our watch shop is located at 23 Burlington Arcade, Mayfair, London, W1J 0PR. We’re open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and take hourly appointments from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on these days.

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