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    Sale 2041

    Important Watches

    12 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 189

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH CENTER SECONDS AND DATE

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 1911339, CASE NO. 2918639, REF. 3998, MANUFACTURED IN 1993

    Price Realised  

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH CENTER SECONDS AND DATE
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 1911339, CASE NO. 2918639, REF. 3998, MANUFACTURED IN 1993
    Cal. 315 SC nickel-finished lever movement, 29 jewels, free-sprung gyromax balance, silvered matte dial, applied baton numerals, center seconds, aperture for date at 3 o'clock, circular water-resistant-type case, screw back, case, dial and movement signed, 18k gold Patek Philippe buckle
    34mm diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1993 and its subsequent sale on April 23rd of the same year. Further accompanied by Patek Philippe cardboard slipcase, leather presentation box, polishing cloth, Certificate of Origin and instruction pamphlet.

    To the best of our knowledge the present watch has never before been offered in public.

    A similar model is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches, by O. Patrizzi, Volume 2, p. 273, pl. 1142.