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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 299

    Patek Philippe. An 18K gold square wristwatch with later added case

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENÈVE, RETAILED BY SERPICO Y LAINO, REF. 2496, MOVEMENT NO. 749'803, CASE NO. 513'900, CIRCA 1955

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    Patek Philippe. An 18K gold square wristwatch with later added case
    Signed Patek Philippe, Genève, retailed by Serpico y Laino, ref. 2496, movement no. 749'803, case no. 513'900, circa 1955
    Cal. 10-200 circular nickel-finished lever movement stamped twice with the Geneva seal, 18 jewels, Gyromax balance, micrometer regulator, the silvered dial with applied gold baton numerals, gold baton hands, subsidiary seconds, the later added square case with "Clous de Paris" hobnail pattern bezel and sides, snap on back, case signed by maker and stamped by retailer, dial and movement signed by maker
    26 mm. wide & 34 mm. overall length


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    According to the Archives of Patek Philippe, the movement and the case of this watch were not born together. It can therefore be assumed that either the movement or the case have been replaced to a later date.

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