An Omega watch featured in the new movie Skyfall was among the highlights of Christie’s Oct. 9 auction of James Bond memorabilia.
A titanium Omega Automatic Seamaster Professional “Planet Ocean” wristwatch, worn by Daniel Craig in the upcoming film, sold for $254,273 to a telephone bidder, blowing well past its $9,000 to $10,000 estimate.
(Photos courtesy of CHRISTIE’S IMAGES LTD. 2012)
Also up for sale was a pair of colored diamond earrings and ring by Stephen Webster, worn by Bérénice Marlohe in Skyfall. Those sold for $30,000, topping their $2,000 to $3,000 estimate.
The London auction, titled “50 Years of James Bond–The Auction,” raised $1.2 million, with proceeds going to charity.