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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 172

    Patek Philippe, made for Tiffany & Co. A fine 18K gold openface five minute repeating split seconds chronograph keyless lever watch with American case

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, SWITZERLAND, MADE FOR TIFFANY & CO., NO. 112'397, MOVEMENT AND DIAL MANUFACTURED IN 1902

    Price Realised  

    Patek Philippe, made for Tiffany & Co. A fine 18K gold openface five minute repeating split seconds chronograph keyless lever watch with American case
    Signed Patek Philippe, Switzerland, made for Tiffany & Co., no. 112'397, movement and dial manufactured in 1902
    Cal. 16''' nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, wolf's tooth winding, five minute repeating on two polished steel hammers, American made hinged gold cuvette with the engraved inscription To Robert Kolbe from his New Brunswick friends as a token of their esteem, white enamel dial, Breguet numerals, outer red Arabic five minute divisions, subsidiary seconds, associated American made circular case with hidden hinges, back centred by a raised image of a horse's head framed by a diamond-set horse-shoe, repeating slide in the band, split seconds chronograph operated through the crown and one button in the band, case numbered by Tiffany & Co., dial signed Tiffany & Co., case numbered and signed Tiffany & Co.
    46 mm. diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming the date of manufacture of the movement and dial in 1902 and their subsequent sale without case on 30 June 1903. It has never been offered in public before.