If you've had your eye on one of the older Patek Philippe watches for a while, only to learn that it has been discontinued, you will be relieved to know that some of these beautiful designs can still be acquired. You get the same great craftsmanship of the current designs with a specific look that you have been vying for years in some cases.
There are many older models that have a level of class and sophistication that you cannot find in current models. They don't have all of the graphics on the face and they feature very clean lines for ladies and gentlemen alike.
You can find many of the designs that you have always had your eye on, but because they are discontinued, they come in very limited supply. What you see today may not be here tomorrow simply because someone else had their eye on the same model. Many of these are elegant watches that feature gold or leather bracelets as well as very ornate faces.
The Patek Philippe watches have been around since the late 1800s. While it's doubtful that you will find any that old, there is a specific, understated beauty about the watches that has been around for a long time. It is that same beauty that first attracted Queen Victoria and Prince Albert to the watches many years ago in London. Since then, the designer has only improved year after year.
Many of the older models feature some unique chronographs and some fonts on the numbers that can no longer be purchased. Others feature multiple dials that have gone “out of style.” Whatever your personality fits, you may find it in a discontinued model that encompasses your panache best.