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    Sale 12572

    Important Watches

    30 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 2566

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE PLATINUM AND DIAMOND-SET WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, REF. 3796, MOVEMENT NO. 1’850’569, CASE NO. 2’964’681, MANUFACTURED IN 1995

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE PLATINUM AND DIAMOND-SET WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, REF. 3796, MOVEMENT NO. 1’850’569, CASE NO. 2’964’681, MANUFACTURED IN 1995
    Cal. 215 mechanical movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 18 jewels, ivory-white dial, diamond-set numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular case, snap on back, platinum Patek Philippe Henri Stern buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    31 mm. diam.
    US$10,000-15,000


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch with ivory-white dial, 3/4 baton-cut diamond hour markers and nine diamonds in 1995 and its subsequent sale on 4 June 1996.

    Reference 3796 was in production from 1982 until the late 1990s and replaced the reference 96.

    The present watch is in platinum and it's rare to find this model in this material and this watch is fresh to the market.

    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, tortoiseshell and crocodile. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.