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    Sale 1348

    Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches

    12 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 287

    Patek Philippe. A very fine and rare 18K pink gold chronograph wristwatch with pink dial

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE & CO., GENEVE, REF. 130, MOVEMENT NO. 863'518, CASE NO. 639'139, MANUFACTURED IN 1944

    Price Realised  

    Patek Philippe. A very fine and rare 18K pink gold chronograph wristwatch with pink dial
    Signed Patek Philippe & Co., Geneve, ref. 130, movement no. 863'518, case no. 639'139, manufactured in 1944
    Cal. 13''' nickel-finished lever movement, 23 jewels, the pink matte dial with applied gold dot and Roman numerals, outer railway five minute divisions and tachymetre scale, two subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds and 30 minutes register, in circular case with downturned lugs, snap on back, two rectangular-shaped chronograph buttons in the band, 18K gold Patek Philippe buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    33 mm. diam.


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    Accompanied by Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch with pink dial and applied gold hour markers in 1944 and its subsequent sale on 28 March 1946.

    Recently overhauled by Patek Philippe in Geneva, this highly attractive watch combining a pink gold case with an original pink gold dial impresses furthermore by its excellent condition; recently overhauled in the workshops of Patek Philippe, it is still retaining the International Service tag and the protective sticker to the back.