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    Sale 2041

    Important Watches

    12 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 164

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE 18K PINK GOLD AUTOMATIC PERPETUAL CALENDAR WRISTWATCH WITH MOON PHASES

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 3124074, CASE NO. 4032557, REF. 5040, MANUFACTURED IN 1998

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE 18K PINK GOLD AUTOMATIC PERPETUAL CALENDAR WRISTWATCH WITH MOON PHASES
    Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, Movement No. 3124074, Case No. 4032557, Ref. 5040, Manufactured in 1998
    Cal. 240Q nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 27 jewels, free-sprung gyromax balance, 22k gold mini-rotor, silvered matte dial, applied Arabic and disc numerals, three subsidiary dials for day with 24 hours, month with leap year indicator and date with moon phases, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, sapphire crystal display back, additional hard back, case, dial and movement signed, 18k pink gold Patek Philippe deployant buckle
    43mm length


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1998 and its subsequent sale on August 25th of the same year. Further accompanied by Patek Philippe winding box, leather folder, Certificate of Origin dated August 25th, 1998 and instruction pamphlet.

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

    Production of the reference 5040 in yellow gold began in 1992 with the pink gold verision coming to the market in 1994.

    A similar model is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches, by O. Patrizzi, Volume 2, p. 291, pl. 1197.