Time to splash cash on €55,000 Patek Philippe watch Weirs struggling to keep up with customer demand

Weirs has ''more customers than [it] can supply.

19th October, 2014
Paul Broughan of Weirs with Patek Philippe watches. Picture: Feargal Ward

Iconic Dublin jewellery firm Weirs has “more customers than [it] can supply”, for a new collection of Swiss watches whose starting price is €55,000. The limited-edition collection of ten different Patek Philippe 175th anniversary watches was unveiled last Tuesday. Prices rise as high as €2 million for the ‘Grandmaster Chime’, only seven of which will ever be made.

According to Paul Broughan, head of watches at Weirs, aficionados from home and...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago