• IMPORTANT WATCHES Including A  auction at Christies

    Sale 1369

    IMPORTANT WATCHES Including A CONNOISSEUR'S VISION

    16 November 2009, Geneva

  • Lot 72

    Patek Philippe. A gilt brass square solar-powered desk clock with box

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, RETAILED BY TIFFANY & CO., REF. 902, MOVEMENT NO. 873'940, CASE NO. 1'565, MANUFACTURED IN 1967

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    Patek Philippe. A gilt brass square solar-powered desk clock with box
    Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, retailed by Tiffany & Co., ref. 902, movement no. 873'940, case no. 1'565, manufactured in 1967
    Cal. 17''' photo-electric cell circular gilt-finished lever movement, 29 jewels, Gyromax balance, free sprung regulator, battery recharged by the solar panel, silvered matte dial, Arabic numerals, square case, solar panel to the top, engraved logo of the American Re-Insurance Company and inscription Presented to John W. Ream Vice President and Director on the occasion of our Fiftieth Anniversary 1917 - 1967 to the hinged back, case numbered, dial signed by maker and retailer, movement signed by maker
    143 mm. high


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present table clock in 1967 and its subsequent sale on 20 March 1967. Furthermore delivered with Patek Philippe original fitted red presentation box.

    To the best of our knowledge, the present clock has never been offered in public before.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.