• Lot 214

    Patek Philippe. A fine, rare and early 18K pink gold openface keyless lever watch with original box

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE & CO., GENÈVE, MADE FOR A.J. RICH, MOVEMENT AND CASE NOS. 28'016, MANUFACTURED IN 1866

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    Patek Philippe. A fine, rare and early 18K pink gold openface keyless lever watch with original box
    Signed Patek Philippe & Co., Genève, made for A.J. Rich, movement and case nos. 28'016, manufactured in 1866
    Cal. 19''' nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, wolf's tooth winding, pink gold snap on cuvette engraved with the initials AJR, circular plain case, ribbed bezel, snap on back with ribbed rim and engraved on the inside Made for A.J. Rich by Patek Philippe & Co., Geneva, March 13th 1867, case and movement signed
    48 mm. diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch with monogram "A.J.R" in 1866 and its subsequent sale on 3 April 1867. Furthermore delivered with the original fitted brown leather presentation box numbered 28016 containing four spare crystals and the drawing of the initials.