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    Sale 12572

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    30 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 2333

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE STAINLESS STEEL TONNEAU-SHAPED WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, REF. 3579, MOVEMENT NO. 1'224'892, CASE NO. 524'204, MANUFACTURED IN 1974

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE STAINLESS STEEL TONNEAU-SHAPED WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, REF. 3579, MOVEMENT NO. 1'224'892, CASE NO. 524'204, MANUFACTURED IN 1974
    Cal. 23-300 mechanical movement stamped twice with the Geneva seal, 18 jewels, blue brushed dial, applied white gold baton numerals, tonneau-shaped case, screw back, stainless steel Patek Philippe buckle, case dial and movement signed
    33 mm. wide
    US$3,800-$6,400


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1974 and its subsequent sale on 30 April 1975 and slip case.

    Reference 3579 was in production from 1969 to 1974, available with dark blue or silvered dials and in stainless steel only.

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    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.