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Sell Your Patek Philippe Calatrava Watch

A Patek Philippe Calatrava is a symbol of excellence and a timeless piece of artistry. Naturally, this means you’ll want to find a secure service, offering the highest possible resale value, when you decide to sell your high-end timepiece. Burlingtons Ltd. is here to offer that to you.

Our private buying and selling company presents you with the opportunity to sell your Patek Philippe Calatrava for a fair, competitive market price that reflects its true worth. Contact us to work with our specialist and book a no-obligation valuation, carried out free of charge. 

About the Patek Philippe Calatrava

The Patek Philippe Calatrava collection is iconic, even among the other collections offered by the watchmaker. Its understated design, impeccable precision, and dedication to simplicity have made it an enduring classic, gracing the wrists of connoisseurs, dignitaries, and watch enthusiasts alike since it was first launched in 1932.

Named after the ornate Calatrava Cross that serves as the company’s logo, these watches were designed to be the epitome of simplicity and elegance, setting a standard for dress watches that would endure for generations.


At first glance, a Patek Philippe Calatrava watch is characterised by its remarkable simplicity. The round case, clean lines, and unadorned dial serve as a canvas for pure elegance. The emphasis on minimalism is a deliberate choice, as these watches are intended to exude refinement and sophistication without the need for excessive embellishments.

This timeless design has remained virtually unchanged for decades. This continuity is a testament to Patek Philippe’s commitment to tradition and the enduring appeal of the Calatrava aesthetic.

Models, Features, and Complications

Beyond its striking design, what sets the Calatrava collection apart is the unparalleled craftsmanship and meticulous attention to detail. Each component of a Calatrava watch is crafted to the highest standards, from the case and hands to the movement itself.

The dials of Calatrava watches are masterpieces of simplicity and legibility. Whether in a classic white, black, or a more exotic colour like rose gold, the dials are marked by their uncluttered elegance. The hands are designed with precision, and the markers are often rendered in gold or platinum, reflecting Patek Philippe’s commitment to using only the finest materials.

Behind the refined exterior of a Calatrava watch lies a movement that exemplifies the art of watchmaking. Patek Philippe’s commitment to crafting in-house movements is showcased in the Calatrava collection. These movements are known for their precision, reliability, and exquisite finishing.

Whether manually wound or self-winding, Calatrava movements are engineered to the highest standards. The attention to detail in every component, from the balance wheel to the escapement, ensures that these watches keep impeccable time.

Where to Wear It

While simplicity is at the core of the Calatrava design, the collection offers a diverse array of models to cater to varying tastes and preferences. From classic three-hand models to more intricate versions with complications like date displays or power reserve indicators, the Calatrava collection has something for everyone. This diversity ensures that Calatrava watches are not only elegant but also versatile, suitable for both formal occasions and everyday wear.

Our Conclusion

In a world where trends come and go, the Patek Philippe Calatrava collection remains a steadfast symbol of sophistication and grace. It’s a watch that transcends time, appealing to those who appreciate the beauty of simplicity and the enduring allure of classic design. With a Calatrava on your wrist, you don’t just wear a watch; you wear a piece of horological history, an emblem of elegance that will last through the ages.

This is one of the reasons the Calatrava collection is prized by collectors the world over, many of whom are in our extensive network of buyers. They will be glad to take exquisite examples from sellers who work with us – all for fair market value prices.

Sell Your Calatrava at a Fair Price

Experience a seamless process, tailored to you and the Patek Philippe Calatrava you’re selling. Our expert can be with you on a date and at a time that suits you to provide valuable knowledge and the market-competitive selling price that matches your watch. It’s as straightforward, personalised, and as secure as you could hope or need it to be.

Don’t wait to discover the optimal price for your Calatrava watch. Reach out to our team today.

December 20, 2023

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