2 December 2009,
Price realised HKD 237,500
Estimate HKD 185,000 - HKD 250,000
PATEK PHILIPPE, REF. 3945/1
YELLOW GOLD AUTOMATIC PERPETUAL CALENDAR BRACELET WATCH WITH LEAP YEAR AND MOON PHASES DISPLAY
MOVEMENT 771173, CASE 2841448, CIRCA 1988
Calibre 240 Q, 27 jewels, Gyromax balance, 22k gold minirotor, silvered matte dial, applied gold faceted baton numerals, day and 24-hour indication, month and leap years, date and moon phases, two-part case in 18k gold, snap on case back, 18k gold PPCo bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
Diameter: 36 mm.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
+852 2978 9940
With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming dates of manufacture and sale.
The writer, columnist and collector on how he caught the watch collecting ‘bug’, and why almost all the watches he ..
Almost certainly unique, this exceptional domino set and music box has the most illustrious and fascinating provenance
Eric Wind reflects on the move towards ‘honest’ vintage watches enhanced by the ‘ravages’ of time
Collectors of vintage Rolex know it's about more than just that famous crown logo