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    Sale 12572

    Important Watches

    30 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 2380

    PATEK PHILIPPE, MADE FOR TIFFANY & CO. A FINE AND RARE 18K GOLD OPENFACE MINUTE REPEATING SPLIT SECONDS CHRONOGRAPH KEYLESS LEVER WATCH WITH ENAMEL DIAL

    SIGNED TIFFANY & CO., MOVEMENT NO. 111’951, CASE NO. 226’620, MANUFACTURED IN 1901

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    PATEK PHILIPPE, MADE FOR TIFFANY & CO. A FINE AND RARE 18K GOLD OPENFACE MINUTE REPEATING SPLIT SECONDS CHRONOGRAPH KEYLESS LEVER WATCH WITH ENAMEL DIAL
    SIGNED TIFFANY & CO., MOVEMENT NO. 111’951, CASE NO. 226’620, MANUFACTURED IN 1901
    Cal. 18”’ nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, minute repeating on two steel hammers on two gongs, gold cuvette inscribed Tiffany & Co. J.N.C. from R.R.C. 1895 April 1905, white enamel dial, Breguet numerals, two subsidiary dials for 60 minute and 12 hour registers, circular case, the hinged back engraved with motto "Over Fork Over", repeating slide with locking bolt in the band, split seconds chronograph activated through the crown and button in the band, case, cuvette and movement numbered by maker, case and dial signed by retailer
    50 mm. diam.
    US$20,000-$30,000


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming the production of the present watch with enamel dial, Breguet figures, small seconds hand and red figures to the outer minute circle in 1901 and its subsequent sale on 3 September 1901.