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    Sale 1243

    Important Watches

    15 March 2016, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 73

    PATEK PHILIPPE. A VERY FINE AND ATTRACTIVE 18K WHITE GOLD CUSHION-SHAPED AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH DATE, IRAQI COAT OF ARMS, CERTIFICATE AND BOX

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, ELLIPSE MODEL, REF. 3604, MOVEMENT NO. 1’309’004, CASE NO. 2’754’790, MANUFACTURED IN 1979

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. A VERY FINE AND ATTRACTIVE 18K WHITE GOLD CUSHION-SHAPED AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH DATE, IRAQI COAT OF ARMS, CERTIFICATE AND BOX
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, ELLIPSE MODEL, REF. 3604, MOVEMENT NO. 1’309’004, CASE NO. 2’754’790, MANUFACTURED IN 1979
    Cal. 28-255 C automatic movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 36 jewels, sunburst blue dial with facsimile signature and Iraqi coat of arms, applied baton numerals, window for date, cushion-shaped case, snap on back, 18k white gold Patek Philippe buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    35.5 mm. wide


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1979 with blue dial and Iraqi Eagle, and its subsequent sale on the 29 January 1981. Further accompanied by a Patek Philippe fitted presentation box.

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    (for watches) Many of the watches offered for sale in this catalogue have bands which may be made of endangered or protected animal materials such as alligator or crocodile and which may not lawfully be exported from the sale site without a CITES export permit. As explained above, these lots are marked with the symbol (~) in the catalogue.Accordingly, for purchased watches that are to be shipped out of the sale site for delivery,Christie’s will need to remove and retain the band before shipping the watch and buckle.