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    Sale 12572

    Important Watches

    30 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 2516

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE 18K GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH SWEEP CENTRE SECONDS, DATE AND BRACELET

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, REF. 3800/5, MOVEMENT NO. 1’429’411, CASE NO. 2’905’743, MANUFACTURED IN 1991

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE 18K GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH SWEEP CENTRE SECONDS, DATE AND BRACELET
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, REF. 3800/5, MOVEMENT NO. 1’429’411, CASE NO. 2’905’743, MANUFACTURED IN 1991
    Cal. 335 automatic movement, 29 jewels, gilt ribbed dial, diamond-set numerals, sweep centre seconds, window for date, cushion-shaped water-resistant-type case, pavé--set diamond bezel, 18k gold and PART diamond-set Patek Philippe bracelet and deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
    37 mm. bezel width; overall length approximately 187 mm.
    US$30,000-50,000


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    With Patek Philippe Certificate of Origin and fitted presentation box. Furthermore delivered with Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming the production of the present watch with gilt ribbed dial, 11 diamond hour markers and set with 474 diamonds 8/8 weighing approximately 2.34 carats in 1991 and its subsequent sale on 29 January 1992.

    The present lot is fresh to the market and reference 3800 was in production from 1981 to 2006 and available in different versions. It was replaced by reference 5800. According to our research, only five examples have appeared to the market so far.

    For another example of the Reference 3800, please Lot 2513 in this sale.