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    Sale 2161

    Important Watches

    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 156

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, CALATRAVA MODEL, MOVEMENT NO. 1819951, CASE NO. 2879203, REF. 3919, MANUFACTURED IN 1990

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, CALATRAVA MODEL, MOVEMENT NO. 1819951, CASE NO. 2879203, REF. 3919, MANUFACTURED IN 1990
    Cal. 215 nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the seal of Geneva, 18 jewels, free-sprung gyromax balance, white dial, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular water-resistant-type case, hobnail bezel, case, dial and movement signed, 18k gold Patek Philippe buckle
    33mm diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1990 and its subsequent sale on August 17th of the same year. Further delivered with a Patek Philippe leather presentation box and outer packaging.

    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. 261, pl. 1107.

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