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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 171

    Patek Philippe, made for Tiffany & Co. A fine and rare 18K pink gold openface minute repeating split seconds chronograph keyless lever watch

    SIGNED TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, MOVEMENT NO. 90'885, CASE NO. 209'858, MANUFACTURED IN 1892

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    Patek Philippe, made for Tiffany & Co. A fine and rare 18K pink gold openface minute repeating split seconds chronograph keyless lever watch
    Signed Tiffany & Co., New York, movement no. 90'885, case no. 209'858, manufactured in 1892
    Cal. 16''' nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, swan neck regulator, wolf's tooth winding, repeating on two hammers onto two gongs, gold cuvette, white enamel dial, Arabic numerals, outer railway five minute divisions, constant seconds, plain circular case, engraved initials to the back, repeating slide in the band, split seconds chronograph buttons in the band and in the crown, case, cuvette and movement numbered by maker and signed by retailer, dial signed by retailer
    44 mm. diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Certificate dated 16 November 1989 and Extract from the Archives dated 8 August 2008, both confirming production of the present watch in 1892 and its subsequent sale on 21 March 1893.