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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 105

    Patek Philippe. An 18K gold square wristwatch

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENÈVE, REF. 3405, MOVEMENT NO. 782'454, CASE NO. 2'602'375, MANUFACTURED IN 1958

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    Patek Philippe. An 18K gold square wristwatch
    Signed Patek Philippe, Genève, ref. 3405, movement no. 782'454, case no. 2'602'375, manufactured in 1958
    Cal. 23-300 circular nickel-finished lever movement stamped twice with the Geneva seal, Gyromax balance, free sprung regulator, 18 jewels, gilt dial, applied baton numerals, applied Arabic 12, square case, enlarged sides, 18K gold Patek Philippe buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    27 mm. wide and 36 mm. overall length


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1958 and its subsequent sale on 15 July 1959. It has never been offered in public before.

    Reference 3405 was launched in 1958 and remained in production until the 1970s. The model was available in yellow, pink or white gold and platinum.