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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 413

    Patek Philippe. A very fine and rare limited edition platinum automatic annual calendar wristwatch with 24 hour indication, sweep centre seconds and moon phases

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, NO. 092/100, REF. 5125, MOVEMENT NO. 3'360'441, CASE NO. 4'215'671, MADE FOR THE 125TH ANNIVERSARY OF THEIR RETAILER WEMPE IN 2003

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    Patek Philippe. A very fine and rare limited edition platinum automatic annual calendar wristwatch with 24 hour indication, sweep centre seconds and moon phases
    Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, no. 092/100, ref. 5125, movement no. 3'360'441, case no. 4'215'671, made for the 125th anniversary of their retailer Wempe in 2003
    Cal. 315/203 nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 35 jewels, Gyromax balance, 21K gold rotor, black matte dial, applied white gold baton numerals and red outer dot minute markers, white gold dauphine hands, sweep centre seconds, subsidiary dial for 24 hour display and moon phases, double window for day and month, window for date, circular water-resistant-type case, glazed display screw back, platinum Patek Philippe deployant clasp, case and movement signed by maker, dial signed by maker and retailer
    37 mm. diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Certificate of Origin dated 17 July 2003 and commemorative medal. Furthermore delivered with a platinum screw back with engraved commemorative inscription Patek Philippe 125 Jahre Wempe 092/100, wooden black setting pin, original fitted wooden presentation box and outer packaging stamped W125.

    The present watch is number 92 of the limited edition of 100 examples in platinum produced by Patek Philippe to celebrate the 125th anniversary of their retailer Wempe in 2003. A total of 125 examples each were also produced in 18K yellow, white and pink gold.

    Purchased by the present owner in 2003, the watch has never been offered at auction before and is thought to be one of only 13 examples of reference 5125 in platinum to appear in public to date.

    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN