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    Sale 5892

    Jewels at South Kensington, including Fine Hermes Handbags

    17 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 99

    An "Ellipse" wristwatch, by Patek Philippe

    Price Realised  


    An "Ellipse" wristwatch, by Patek Philippe
    The oval blue dial with baton markers in plain polished case, with maker's buckle, mechanical movement, in maker's case
    Case signed Patek Philippe Geneve, buckle with maker's mark PP.Co.
    Accompanied by a certificate from Patek Philippe Geneva dated 26th September 2006 stating that the watch was manufactured in 1970 and sold on 19th January 1971, movement No. 1.757.098, calibre 23-300, case No. 2.697.776, Ref. 3548

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    Post Lot Text

    Please note that as the strap for the above watch may be made of endangered or protected animal materials, such as crocodile, it is not sold with the watch but is for display purposes only. Christie's will need to remove and retain the strap before collection by the purchaser.