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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 324

    Patek Philippe. A rare 18K white gold two time zone wristwatch

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, TRAVEL TIME MODEL, REF. 5034, MOVEMENT NO. 3'081'046, CASE NO. 4'036'949, MANUFACTURED IN 1998

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    Patek Philippe. A rare 18K white gold two time zone wristwatch
    Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, Travel Time model, ref. 5034, movement no. 3'081'046, case no. 4'036'949, manufactured in 1998
    Cal. 215 nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 18 jewels, Gyromax balance, free sprung regulator, the porcelain-white dial with Breguet numerals, black spade hands, second time zone indicated by a gold spade hand, two subsidiary dials indicating 24 hour display and constant seconds, in circular case with hobnail-patterned bezel, two crowns for setting the hour hands in the band, downturned lugs, snap on back, 18K white gold Patek Philippe buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    34 mm. diam.


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    Accompanied by Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1198 and its subsequent sale on 17 August 1998, burgundy leather presentation box and outer packaging. It has never been offered in public before.

    Reference 5034, the successor of the celebrated dual time zone wristwatch reference 2597 (see lot 184 in this auction) was in production from 1997 to 2002.

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