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    Sale 2041

    Important Watches

    12 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 255

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A LIMITED EDITION 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH WITH ENAMEL DIAL

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, OFFICIER, MOVEMENT NO. 767936, CASE NO. 2862848, REF. 3960, MANUFACTURED IN 1989

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. A LIMITED EDITION 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH WITH ENAMEL DIAL
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, OFFICIER, MOVEMENT NO. 767936, CASE NO. 2862848, REF. 3960, MANUFACTURED IN 1989
    Cal. 215 nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, free-sprung gyromax balance, inscribed 18k gold water-resistant-type cuvette reading Patek Philippe Geneve 150th Anniversaire 1839-1989, white enamel dial, Breguet numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular Officer style case, hinged back, extended screw-set lugs, case, cuvette, dial and movement signed, 18k gold Patek Philippe buckle
    34mm diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1989 and its subsequent sale on May 12th of the same year. Further accompanied by a Patek Philippe cardboard slipcase, leather-covered presentation box, leather folder, Certificate of Origin, and information pamphlets.

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

    Patek Philippe introduced the reference 3960 in 1989 to celebrate its 150th Anniversary. This yellow gold version represents 2000 timepieces produced by Patek Philippe.