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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 278

    Patek Philippe. A fine and large stainless steel and gold automatic wristwatch with date and bracelet

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, NAUTILUS MODEL, REF. 3700/11, MOVEMENT NO. 1'311'007, CASE NO. 2'808'710, MANUFACTURED IN 1983

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    Patek Philippe. A fine and large stainless steel and gold automatic wristwatch with date and bracelet
    Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, Nautilus model, ref. 3700/11, movement no. 1'311'007, case no. 2'808'710, manufactured in 1983
    Cal. 28-255 C nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 36 jewels, Gyromax balance, free sprung regulator, 18K gold rim to the rotor, black ribbed dial, applied luminous baton numerals, luminous hands, date window, stainless steel water-resistant-type case of typical form, gold bezel, stainless steel and gold Patek Philippe link bracelet and stainless steel deployant clasp signed Nautilus, Patek Philippe, case, dial and movement signed
    42 mm. wide


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1983 and its subsequent sale on 27 April 1984.
    The celebrated Nautilus reference 3700/1 was launched in 1976 and remained in production until 1986. The model is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches by Martin Huber & Alan Banbery, second edition, p. 231.

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