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    Sale 2161

    Important Watches

    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 358

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE PLATINUM AUTOMATIC ANNUAL CALENDAR WRISTWATCH WITH CENTER SECONDS

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 3058722, CASE NO. 4032953, REF. 5035, CIRCA 2000

    Price Realised  

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE PLATINUM AUTOMATIC ANNUAL CALENDAR WRISTWATCH WITH CENTER SECONDS
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 3058722, CASE NO. 4032953, REF. 5035, CIRCA 2000
    Cal. 315 S QA nickel-finished lever movement, 35 jewels, free-sprung gyromax balance, 21k gold rotor, black matte dial, applied luminenscent Roman numerals, three subsidiary dials for day, month and 24 hour display, aperture for date, center seconds, circular water-resistant-type case, sapphire crystal display screw back, case, dial and movement signed, platinum Patek Philippe deployant clasp
    37mm diam.


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    Accompanied by a Patek Philippe Certificate of Origin dated February 24, 2000, leather presentation box, leather envelope, instructions booklet, setting pin and outer packaging.

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

    The reference 5035 was the first wristwatch ever to be fitted with an annual calendar. The model was in production from 1996 to 2005.

    A similar model is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches, by O. Patrizzi, p. 286, pl. 1188.

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