• Important Watches  auction at Christies

    Sale 2212

    Important Watches

    15 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 157

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A RARE 18K GOLD OPENFACE KEYLESS LEVER POCKET WATCH WITH BLACK ENAMEL DIAL

    RETAILED BY BAILEY, BANKS AND BIDDLE, PHILADELPHIA, MOVEMENT AND CASE NO. 70365, MANUFACTURED IN 1884

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. A RARE 18K GOLD OPENFACE KEYLESS LEVER POCKET WATCH WITH BLACK ENAMEL DIAL
    RETAILED BY BAILEY, BANKS AND BIDDLE, PHILADELPHIA, MOVEMENT AND CASE NO. 70365, MANUFACTURED IN 1884
    Cal. 12 nickel-finished lever movement, bi-metallic compensation balance, wolf's tooth winding, gold cuvette, black enamel dial Arabic numerals, circular case, monogrammed back, cuvette, dial and movement signed by retailer
    32mm diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the presesnt watch in 1884 with black dial and its subsequent sale on July 19th of the same year.