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    Sale 2161

    Important Watches

    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 141

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K PINK GOLD WRISTWATCH WITH SCROLLED LUGS

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 963057, CASE NO. 652324, REF. 1491, MANUFACTURED IN 1948

    Price Realised  

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K PINK GOLD WRISTWATCH WITH SCROLLED LUGS
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 963057, CASE NO. 652324, REF. 1491, MANUFACTURED IN 1948
    Cal. 12-120 nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, mono-metallic balance, micrometer regulator, silvered matte dial, applied Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular case, fancy scrolled lugs, snap on back, case, dial and movement signed
    34mm diam.


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    With a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1948 and its subsequent sale on March 8th 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. 116, pl. 492.

    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.