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    Sale 1992

    Important Watches

    24 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 233

    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN EXTREMELY FINE AND RARE PLATINUM AUTOMATIC PERPETUAL CALENDAR WRISTWATCH WITH CENTER SECONDS, RETROGRADE DATE AND MOON PHASES

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 3410624, CASE NO. 4365486, REF. 5059, CIRCA 2006

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    PATEK PHILIPPE. AN EXTREMELY FINE AND RARE PLATINUM AUTOMATIC PERPETUAL CALENDAR WRISTWATCH WITH CENTER SECONDS, RETROGRADE DATE AND MOON PHASES
    Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, Movement No. 3410624, Case No. 4365486, Ref. 5059, circa 2006
    Cal. 315 S-QR nickel-finished lever movement, 30 jewels, free-sprung gyromax balance, adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, white matte dial with Roman numerals, apertures for day, month and leap year indicator, retrograde date indication, circular Officier-style case with screw-set lugs and hinged back, case, dial and movement signed, with a platinum Patek Philippe deployant clasp
    36mm diam.


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    Accompanied by Patek Philippe cardboard slipcase, leather-covered winding box, letter folder with certificate and instructions. The watch is presently sealed in plastic with the tag and setting pin in the cardboard box as it would have come from the factory.

    According to our research the present watch has never before appeared at auction.

    The reference 5059 was introduced to the market in 1998 and production ceased in 2006. It is succeeded by the much anticipated reference 5159.