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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 232

    Patek Philippe. A fine platinum rectangular hinged wristwatch with luminous numerals

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE & CO., GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, RETAILED BY TIFFANY & CO., MOVEMENT NO. 816'253, CASE NO. 606'319, MANUFACTURED IN 1927

    Price Realised  

    Patek Philippe. A fine platinum rectangular hinged wristwatch with luminous numerals
    Signed Patek Philippe & Co., Geneva, Switzerland, retailed by Tiffany & Co., movement no. 816'253, case no. 606'319, manufactured in 1927
    Cal. 10''' circular nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, wolf's tooth winding, the silvered matte dial with luminous Arabic numerals, luminous hands, in rectangular case with curved hinged back, case and movement signed by maker, dial signed by retailer
    37 mm. overall length


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    Accompanied by Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch with silvered dial and radium numerals in 1927 and its subsequent sale on 26 December 1928.