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    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 365

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE PLATINUM PERPETUAL CALENDAR SPLIT- SECONDS CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH MOON PHASES, ORIGINAL CERTIFICATE, SPARE PLATINUM BACK AND BOX

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 879566, CASE NO. 2984923, REF. 5004, MANUFACTURED IN 1996

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE PLATINUM PERPETUAL CALENDAR SPLIT- SECONDS CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH MOON PHASES, ORIGINAL CERTIFICATE, SPARE PLATINUM BACK AND BOX
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 879566, CASE NO. 2984923, REF. 5004, MANUFACTURED IN 1996
    Cal. 27-70 Q nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 28 jewels, free-sprung gyromax balance, silvered matte dial, applied Arabic numerals, two apertures for day and month, three subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds with 24 hours, 30 minute register with leap year and date with moon phases, circular water-resistant-type case, stepped bezel, sapphire crystal display screw back, split-seconds chronograph mechanism operated through two round chronograph buttons in the band and through the crown, case, dial and movement signed, platinum Patek Philippe deployant clasp
    37mm diam.


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    With a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirmng producution of the present watch in 1996 and its subsequent sale on February 21st of the same year. Further delivered with a Patek Philippe Certificate of Origin dated July 1, 1996, wooden presentation box, setting pin, Patek Philippe platinum hard case back, leather envelope and outer packaging.

    Manufacture of reference 5004 was launched in 1995. The model is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches by Martin Huber & Alan Banbery, second edition, p. 312.

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