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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 278

    Patek Philippe. A fine and rare 18K white gold and diamond-set self-winding water-resistant annual calendar wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, date and bracelet

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, REF. 5037/1, MOVEMENT NO. 3'134'046, CASE NO. 4'156'697, MANUFACTURED IN 2002

    Price Realised  

    Patek Philippe. A fine and rare 18K white gold and diamond-set self-winding water-resistant annual calendar wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, date and bracelet
    Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, ref. 5037/1, movement no. 3'134'046, case no. 4'156'697, manufactured in 2002
    Cal. 315 S QA nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 35 jewels, Gyromax balance, free sprung regulator, 21K gold rotor, the white dial with applied diamond-set numerals, luminous hands, sweep centre seconds, three subsidiary dials indicating day, month and 24 hour display, window for date, the circular water-resistant-type case with diamond-set bezel, glazed screw back, downturned lugs, 18K white gold Patek Philippe link bracelet and hidden clasp, case, dial and movement signed
    37 mm. diam.


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    Accompanied by Patek Philippe Certificate of Origin dated 17 December 2002 confirming production of the present watch with white gold bracelet and 52 diamonds, 1.17 ct. Furthermore delivered with Patek Philippe wooden presentation box and outer packaging.

    The present watch has never been offered at auction before and is furthermore the first example of any reference 5037 to appear in public to date.

    Reference 5037, a variant of reference 5035, was in production from 1998 to 2004. The models were available in yellow, pink and white gold and only with gold bracelet.