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    Sale 2161

    Important Watches

    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 165

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE 18K WHITE GOLD PERPETUAL CALENDAR CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH MOON PHASES

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 3048568, CASE NO. 4404121, REF. 5970, CIRCA 2006

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE 18K WHITE GOLD PERPETUAL CALENDAR CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH MOON PHASES
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 3048568, CASE NO. 4404121, REF. 5970, CIRCA 2006
    Cal. CH 27-70 Q nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 24 jewels, free sprung gyromax balance, silvered matte dial, applied baton numerals, three subsidiary dials for constant seconds combined with 24 hours register, 30 minutes register combined with leap year indicator and date combined with moon phases, two apertures for day and month, circular water-resistant-type case, sapphire crystal display screw back, two rectangular-shaped chronograph buttons in the band, case, dial and movement signed, 18k white gold Patek Philippe deployant clasp
    40mm diam.


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    With a Patek Philippe wooden presentation box and outer packaging.
    To the best of our knowledge the present watch has never before been offered in public.

    Reference 5970 was introduced into the market at the Basel Fair in April 2005 and replaced the celebrated reference 3970.

    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.