• Important Watches auction at Christies

    Sale 2735

    Important Watches

    2 December 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2964

    PATEK PHILIPPE, CALATRAVA, REF. 96

    PLATINUM MANUALLY-WOUND WRISTWATCH WITH DIAMOND-SET HOUR MARKERS

    MOVEMENT 968346, CASE 304070, CIRCA 1940

    Price Realised  

    PATEK PHILIPPE, CALATRAVA, REF. 96

    PLATINUM MANUALLY-WOUND WRISTWATCH WITH DIAMOND-SET HOUR MARKERS
    MOVEMENT 968346, CASE 304070, CIRCA 1940

    Mechanical nickel finished movement, silvered matte dial with applied diamond indexes, flat bezel, three-part case, brushed and polished, snap on case back, with a platinum PPCo buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    Diameter: 31 mm.


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    US$13,000-19,500
    EUR8,800-13,500

    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming dates of manufacture and sale.

    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, tortoiseshell and crocodile. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Saleroom Notice

    The year of manufacture for the present watch should be 1951.