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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 280

    Patek Philippe. A fine 18K white gold limited series automatic wristwatch with black dial and eccentric subsidiary seconds

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENÈVE, CALATRAVA MODEL, REF. 5000, MOVEMENT NO. 800'277, CASE NO. 2'918'079, MANUFACTURED IN 1992

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    Patek Philippe. A fine 18K white gold limited series automatic wristwatch with black dial and eccentric subsidiary seconds
    Signed Patek Philippe, Genève, Calatrava model, ref. 5000, movement no. 800'277, case no. 2'918'079, manufactured in 1992
    Cal. 240 PS nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 27 jewels, Gyromax balance, free sprung regulator, 22K gold micro-rotor, black matte dial, white Arabic numerals, eccentric subsidiary seconds at 4 o'clock, circular water-resistant-type case, glazed display screw back, 18K white gold Patek Philippe deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
    34 mm. diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1992 and its subsequent sale on 4 December 1992.

    Purchased by the father of the present owner, the watch has never been offered in public before.

    Reference 5000 in white gold was produced in a limited series of 1000 examples between 1992 and 1993.