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    Sale 2041

    Important Watches

    12 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 197

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE 18K PINK GOLD AUTOMATIC PERPETUAL CALENDAR WRISTWATCH WITH RETROGRADE DATE, CENTER SECONDS AND MOON PHASES

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 1957962, CASE NO. 2998765, REF. 5050, MANUFACTURED IN 1999

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE 18K PINK GOLD AUTOMATIC PERPETUAL CALENDAR WRISTWATCH WITH RETROGRADE DATE, CENTER SECONDS AND MOON PHASES
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 1957962, CASE NO. 2998765, REF. 5050, MANUFACTURED IN 1999
    Cal. 315 S QR nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 31 jewels, free-sprung gyromax balance, gold rotor, silvered matte dial, applied Roman numerals, arched retrograde calendar ring with Arabic numerals, central date hand, three apertures for leap year indication, day and month, aperture for moon phases, circular water-resistant-type case, sapphire crystal display screw back, case, dial and movement signed, pink goldPatek Philippe deployant clasp
    35mm diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1999 and its subsequent sale on November 18th of the same year. Further accompanied by a Patek Philippe cardboard slipcase, wood presentation box, setting pin, leather folder, Certificate of Origin dated June 8, 2000 and information pamphlets.

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

    According to our research this is only the seventh 5050R with Roman numerals to appear at auction.