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    Sale 2161

    Important Watches

    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 140

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 741280, CASE NO. 682280, REF. 2525, MAUNFACTURED IN 1953

    Price Realised  

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 741280, CASE NO. 682280, REF. 2525, MAUNFACTURED IN 1953
    Cal. 10-200 nickel finished lever movement with the Geneva seal, 18 jewels, free sprung gryomax balance, silvered matte dial, applied Arabic and dagger numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular case, raised bezel, snap on back, case, dial and movement signed
    36mm diam.


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    With a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1953 and its subsequent sale on June 24th of the following year.

    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. 176, pl. 759.

    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION