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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 251

    Patek Philippe. A fine 18K gold limited edition self-winding water-resistant wristwatch with original certificate and box, made to celebrate the millenium

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENÈVE, NO. 44/100, REF. 5032, MOVEMENT NO. 1'202'248, CASE NO. 2'998'087, MANUFACTURED IN 1999

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    Patek Philippe. A fine 18K gold limited edition self-winding water-resistant wristwatch with original certificate and box, made to celebrate the millenium
    Signed Patek Philippe, Genève, No. 44/100, ref. 5032, movement no. 1'202'248, case no. 2'998'087, manufactured in 1999
    Cal. 240 ultra thin nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 27 jewels, Gyromax balance, free sprung regulator, 22K gold micro-rotor, the two-tone silvered dial with applied gold dagger numerals, applied gold Breguet numeral for the two, gold dauphine hands, in circular water-resistant-type case with enlarged bezel, cabochon ruby-set crown, downturned stepped lugs, the screw back with the engraved depiction of Patek Philippe's Salons in Geneva, 18K gold Patek Philippe buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    36 mm. diam.


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    Accompanied by Patek Philippe Attestation and Certificate of Origin dated 24 December 1999 when the watch was purchased by the present owner at Patek Philippe's Salons in Geneva. Furthermore delivered with the original fitted mahogany presentation box with gilt brass plaque engraved Série Limitée No. 44/100 and outer packaging.

    Reference 5032J-012 was specially produced for Patek Philippe's salon in Geneva to celebrate the year 2000. The present watch with an ultra thin self-winding movement, calibre 240, is number 44 of a series of 100 watches only made in 18K yellow gold. It has never been offered in public before.

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