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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 107

    Patek Philippe. A fine 18K gold wristwatch with sweep centre seconds

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENÈVE, REF. 2460, MOVEMENT NO. 700'383, CASE NO. 662'388, MANUFACTURED IN 1950

    Price Realised  

    Patek Philippe. A fine 18K gold wristwatch with sweep centre seconds
    Signed Patek Philippe, Genève, ref. 2460, movement no. 700'383, case no. 662'388, manufactured in 1950
    Cal. 27 SC nickel-finished lever movement stamped twice with the Geneva seal, 18 jewels, silvered dial, applied gold dagger numerals, outer Arabic five minute divisions, sweep centre seconds, circular case, facetted downturned lugs, snap on back, 18K gold Patek Philippe buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    32 mm. diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1950 with raised gold hour markers and its subsequent sale on 15 February 1951. Furthermore delivered with invoice for the overhaul of the watch by Patek Philippe Geneva in 2006.

    Launched in 1950, reference 2460 was exclusively available with sweep centre seconds. The model remained in production until the late 1950s.