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    Sale 2161

    Important Watches

    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 130

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, CALATRAVA MODEL, MOVEMENT. NO. 732749, CASE NO. 315277, REF. 96, MANUFACTURED IN 1964

    Price Realised  

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, CALATRAVA MODEL, MOVEMENT. NO. 732749, CASE NO. 315277, REF. 96, MANUFACTURED IN 1964
    Cal. 27-400 AM nickel-finished lever movement with the seal of Geneva, 18 jewels, gold escapement, free sprung gryomax balance, silvered matte dial, applied baton numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular case, snap on back, case, dial and movement signed
    30.5mm diam.


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    With a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1964 and its subsequent sale on July 24th of the same year.

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

    The present watch is a 4th series reference 96 with a calibre 27 AM 400. This calibre was produced with a gold escapement.

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