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    Sale 2161

    Important Watches

    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 160

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K WHITE GOLD WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 1841908, CASE NO. 2957567, REF. 5014, MANUFACTURED IN 1994

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K WHITE GOLD WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 1841908, CASE NO. 2957567, REF. 5014, MANUFACTURED IN 1994
    Cal. 215 PS, nickel-finished-lever movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 18 jewels, free sprung gyromax balance, white matte dial, black Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds, curved rectangular case, back secured by four screws, case, dial and movement signed, 18k white gold Patek Philippe buckle
    35mm length


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    With a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1994 and its subsequent sale on June 8th of the same year. Further accompanied by a Patek Philippe leather presentation box.

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

    Known as the Gondolo Tank Bombée, Patek Philippe introduced the reference 5014 in 1993 and continued production until approximately 2005.

    A similar model is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches, by O. Patrizzi, Volume 2, p. 278, pl. 1161.

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