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    Sale 2041

    Important Watches

    12 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 127

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD MINUTE REPEATING OPENFACE KEYLESS LEVER POCKET WATCH

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE & CO., GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, MOVEMENT NO. 156707, CASE NO. 404942, MANUFACTURED IN !909

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD MINUTE REPEATING OPENFACE KEYLESS LEVER POCKET WATCH
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE & CO., GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, MOVEMENT NO. 156707, CASE NO. 404942, MANUFACTURED IN !909
    Nickel-finished lever movement, 31 jewels, bi-metallic compensation balance, micrometer regulator, wolf's tooth winding, repeating on two gongs, activated by a slide in the band, gold cuvette, champagne matte dial, Roman numerals, blued steel moon hands, constant seconds, polished circular case, hidden hinges, case, cuvette, dial and movement signed
    47mm diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1909 and its subsequent sale on August 13th, 1919.

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

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the case number for the present lot should read as 404942, not as 409942 as stated in the catalogue. This lot is also accompanied by an extract from the Patek Philippe archives confirming the date of manufacture as 1909.