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    Sale 1992

    Important Watches

    24 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 261

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE LADY'S 18K PINK GOLD FLARED RECTANGULAR WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, "EIFFEL TOWER", NO. 945396, CASE NO. 664977, REF. 2295, RETAILED BY HAUSMANN & CO, MANUFACTURED IN 1952

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE LADY'S 18K PINK GOLD FLARED RECTANGULAR WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, "EIFFEL TOWER", NO. 945396, CASE NO. 664977, REF. 2295, RETAILED BY HAUSMANN & CO, MANUFACTURED IN 1952
    Cal. 7-70 nickel-finished lever movement, mono-metallic compensation balance, pink matte dial with applied gold Roman, baton and triangular numerals, rectangular case with concave sides and flared lugs, case, dial and movement signed, dial further signed for the retailer
    28mm length


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    Accompanied by an Extract from the Patek Philippe Archives confirming the date of manufacture as 1952 and its subsequent sale on November 3rd of the same year.

    According to our research the present watch has never before appeared at auction. It is only one of 7 examples of the reference 2295 in pink gold known to the market.

    The reference 2295 was introduced to the market in 1949 and remained in production until at least 1955.