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    Sale 1992

    Important Watches

    24 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 206

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A LADY'S 18K GOLD CONVERTED WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE & CIE., GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 165663, CASE NO. 271655, MANUFACTURED IN 1911

    Price Realised  

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. A LADY'S 18K GOLD CONVERTED WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE & CIE., GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 165663, CASE NO. 271655, MANUFACTURED IN 1911
    With gilt-finished lever movement, wolf's tooth winding, bi-metallic compensation balance, gold cuvette, white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, circular case with down-turned lugs converted from a lady's pendant watch, engraved bezel and band, hinged back, case, dial and movement signed
    27mm diam.


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    Accompanied by an Extract from the Patek Philippe Archives confirming the date of manufacture as 1911 and its subsequent sale on May 24th of the following year. The extract records that this watch was originally born as a pocket watch with engraved case band and bezel.

    According to our research the present watch has never before appeared at auction.