The Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup 2012 wristwatch was created as a limited edition watch of the Tradition collection, in honor of the 14th anniversary of the Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II cup in Hong Kong. This incredibly elegant watch features design based on vintage cushion-shaped pocket watches for a unique cushion-shaped 18-carat pink gold case. This lush case teamed with a white lacquer dial and pink gold Arabic numerals and hands combine to present a watch that is destined to be a classic. And, certainly, it’s posh design and clean lines will certainly be coveted by those who attend and participate in this refined sport.
Founded nearly a century and a half ago, Audemars Piguet has long enjoyed a working relationship with the Hong Kong Jockey Club for the sponsorship of the AP QEII Cup race since 1999. In the Equestrian community, this cup race has a long and royal history. The race was founded after Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Phillip, visited Hong Kong in 1975. The Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup 2012 wristwatch, because of both its beauty and rarity, would make a glorious gift to any equestrian fan, especially one who follows the QEII Cup race.
The Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup 2012 wristwatch, with only 100 available pieces, consists of self-winding caliber 2110; a 40 hour power reserve, hour and minute function, with an 18-carat pink-gold case, glare proof sapphire crystal and caseback engraved with the words Audemars Piguet QE II Cup 2010, Limited Edition and features a racehorses profile. The beautifully crafted designer watch is also safe at a dive depth of up to 20 meters and features a white lacquered dial and pink-gold applied Arabic numbers and hands. The supple, brother leather, crocodile strap features an 18-carat pink-gold buckle. This is a watch that exudes luxury and promises success.
This beauty truly does encompass the description of timeless with each detail both understated yet utterly gorgeous and carefully crafted. Even if you aren’t a fan of horseracing, the Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup 2012 wristwatch is sure to be a collector’s piece worth having for any watch connoisseurs or enthusiast with its simple yet exquisitely worked details. With its slim design, soothing color palette, and history, this is one to be passed along throughout the years and enjoyed. Celebrate the 14th anniversary of this prestigious horseracing event and the world of Timeless watches by seeking out the Audemars Piguet watches.