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    Sale 2627

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    3 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 3655

    PATEK PHILIPPE, "OFFICIER" REF. 3960J

    GOLD MANUAL-WINDING OFFICER'S-STYLE WRISTWATCH, LIMITED EDITION OF 2,000 EXAMPLES, MADE IN 1989 TO COMMEMORATE PATEK PHILIPPE'S 150TH ANNIVERSARY

    MOVEMENT 767'938, CASE 2'862'850, MANUFACTURED IN 1989

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    PATEK PHILIPPE, "OFFICIER" REF. 3960J

    GOLD MANUAL-WINDING OFFICER'S-STYLE WRISTWATCH, LIMITED EDITION OF 2,000 EXAMPLES, MADE IN 1989 TO COMMEMORATE PATEK PHILIPPE'S 150TH ANNIVERSARY
    MOVEMENT 767'938, CASE 2'862'850, MANUFACTURED IN 1989

    Calibre 215, Geneva Seal hallmarked, 18 jewels, gloss porcelain-white dial with small seconds, three-part case in 18k gold, snap-on back inscribed with commemorative inscriptions protected by a hinged dustcover, "turban"-style crown, 18k gold PPCo buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    Diameter: 33 mm.


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    US$13,000-19,000
    EUR9,500-14,000

    Accompanied by a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives.

    The "Officier" reference 3960 is a faithful reproduction of the original models produced for frontline officers in World War I and also to the models in the 1910s. Reference 3960 was made to commemorate Patek Philippe's 150th anniversary in 1989, limited to 2,000 examples in yellow gold, 150 in white gold and 50 in platinum.