The Rare Piece – “Pre Royal Oak” Ref. 4010 Octagon

The Rare Piece – “Pre Royal Oak” Ref. 4010 Octagon

1970s Audemars Piguet – the rare model “pre Royal Oak” Ref. 4010 Octagon Automatic in Black Dial with Strap

A uniquely patinated and elegant Audemars Piguet wrist watch reference 4010ST made in the 1970s. Stainless steel octagonal case measures 35-36mm. featuring a mix of polished and brushed surface original finishes is in crisp sharp conditions with both clean bezel and case sides. The case back features the epic “AP Steel” engraving. Black glossy dial with silver writings, no indices and straight silver hands. Black original dial in well preserved condition ,applied baton indexes, Audemars Piguet Automatic signed

This Audemars Piguet Royal Oak 4010ST is powered by the self-winding caliber 2120 movement , The movement represented Audemars Piguet, featuring a traditional pull-out crown time-setting mechanism.

Here’s a beautiful example of a watch that came before the famous Royal Oak showing the change of shapes in the 60s/70s field, powered by the movement that changed everything for AP the JLC based cal.2120 extra flat automatic. On top of these historical facts that make this watch collectable we have here available an example with a unique patina on the dial that looks like a “peacock” or “spider web effect” under the suns light.

This Audemars Piguet is in overall excellent, honest condition. The case have some light scratches.  The “AP Steel” on the caseback is clearly visible. There’s some patina on the caseback. The case is remarkably crisp in general.

The dial is clean with a very light patina to the matte finish throughout. The dial has a little wear around the edge. The hands have developed a light patina.

The aftermarket black color strap with non-original 16mm stainless steel buckle 

1970年代的愛彼錶 – 稀有款式“Royal Oak前身”Ref. 4010八角形自動黑面錶盤配皮帶


錶背上刻有“AP Steel”字樣。黑色光澤錶盤配銀色字體,立體刻度,直銀色指針。原始黑色錶盤保存完好,標有Audemars Piguet Automatic字樣。

這款愛彼錶 Pre – Royal Oak 4010ST使用自動上鏈的2120機芯,該機芯代表了愛彼錶,具有傳統的拉出式皇冠時間設定機制。


這款愛彼錶整體上狀態極佳,品相可靠。錶殼有一些輕微的刮痕,錶背上的“AP Steel”字樣非常清晰可見。錶殼上有一些光澤。錶盤整潔,整個表面呈現輕微的光澤。錶盤邊緣有些磨損。指針上有輕微的光澤。