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    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 356

    PATEK PHILIPPPE. A FINE PLATINUM AUTOMATIC ANNUAL CALENDAR WRISTWATCH WITH CENTER SECONDS, DATE, UP AND DOWN INDICATION AND MOON PHASES

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 3289485, CASE NO. 4263382, REF. NO. 5056P, CIRCA 2005

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    PATEK PHILIPPPE. A FINE PLATINUM AUTOMATIC ANNUAL CALENDAR WRISTWATCH WITH CENTER SECONDS, DATE, UP AND DOWN INDICATION AND MOON PHASES
    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 3289485, CASE NO. 4263382, REF. NO. 5056P, CIRCA 2005
    Cal. 315 S nickel-finished lever movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 37 jewels, free sprung gyromax balance, 21K gold rotor, anthracite dial applied luminescent Roman numerals, luminous hands, center seconds, two fan-shaped apertures for up and down indication and moon phases, two subsidiary dials indicating day and month, aperture for date, circular water-resistant-type case with a 0.02 carat diamond-set in the band at the 6 o'clock, sapphire crystal display screw back, downturned lugs, case, dial and movement signed, platinum Patek Philippe buckle
    37mm diam.


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    Accompanied by a Patek Philippe Certificate of Origin dated April 13, 2005, wooden presentation box, leather envelope, instruction booklet and setting pin.

    To the best of our knowledge the present watch has never before been offered in public.

    Production of reference 5056 P was launched in 1998 but was discontinued in 2006.

    A similar model is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches, by O. Patrizzi, Volume 2, p. 293, pl. 1211.

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