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    Sale 2161

    Important Watches

    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 117

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH WITH DATE

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 1580710, CASE NO. 2822552, REF. 3943, MANUFACTURED IN 1985

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH WITH DATE
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 1580710, CASE NO. 2822552, REF. 3943, MANUFACTURED IN 1985
    Cal. E23 C, quartz movement, silvered matte dial, applied Breguet and dagger numerals, date aperture, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, case, dial and movement signed, 18k gold Patek Philippe buckle
    39mm length


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    With a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1985 and its subsequent sale on October 8th of the same year.

    To the best of our knowledge the present watch has never before been offered in public. We believe this is the first time a reference 3943 has been offered at auction.

    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