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    Sale 2041

    Important Watches

    12 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 192

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 951229, CASE NO. 421225, REF. 2420, MANUFACTURED IN 1947

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 951229, CASE NO. 421225, REF. 2420, MANUFACTURED IN 1947
    Cal. 100-200 nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, micrometer regulator, black matte dial, applied baton numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular case, extended fluted lugs, case, dial and movement signed
    35mm diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1947 and its subsequent sale on April 5th of the following year.

    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. 140, pl. 594.