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    Sale 1992

    Important Watches

    24 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 3

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A STAINLESS STEEL CUSHION AUTOMATIC BRACELET WATCH WITH CENTER SECONDS AND DATE

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, MOVEMENT NO. 3020204, CASE NO. 2982607, REF. 3800/1, RETAILED BY TIFFANY & CO., MANUFACTURED IN 1995

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A STAINLESS STEEL CUSHION AUTOMATIC BRACELET WATCH WITH CENTER SECONDS AND DATE
    Signed Patek Philippe, Movement No. 3020204, Case No. 2982607, Ref. 3800/1, Retailed by Tiffany & Co., manufactured in 1995
    Cal. 330 SC nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the seal of Geneva, 30 jewels, free-sprung gyromax balance, adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, gold rotor, charcoal gray ribbed dial with applied white gold baton numerals with luminescent accents and hands, aperture for date, Nautilus water-resistant-type case with wide bezel, the case secured by four screws in the band, case, dial and movement signed, dial further signed by the retailer, with a stainless steel Patek Philippe Nautilus bracelet and deployant clasp
    37mm width


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    Accompanied by an Extract from the Patek Philippe Archives confirming the date of manufacture as 1995 and its subsequent sale on October 5th of the same year.

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

    Patek Philippe produced the reference 3800 from 1981 until 2006 when it was replaced by the reference 5800/1A. For a similar example see Huber & Banbery, Patek Philippe Wristwatches, Volume 2, Second Edition, pp. 232 & 233.