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    Sale 2627

    Important Watches

    3 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 3476

    PATEK PHILIPPE, REF. 4404/1

    WHITE GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET MANUAL-WINDING DUAL-TIME BRACELET WATCH WITH LAPIS LAZULI DIAL

    MOVEMENT 1'242'612 AND 1'243'758, CASE 2'769'841, MANUFACTURED IN 1978

    Price Realised  

    PATEK PHILIPPE, REF. 4404/1

    WHITE GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET MANUAL-WINDING DUAL-TIME BRACELET WATCH WITH LAPIS LAZULI DIAL
    MOVEMENT 1'242'612 AND 1'243'758, CASE 2'769'841, MANUFACTURED IN 1978

    Two independent mechanical movements, calibre 13'''1/2, Geneva Seal hallmarked, 20 jewels, Gyromax balance, lapis lazuli dial with two textured "Tuscany"-finished silvered subdials, two-part case in 18k white gold, bezel set with 92 diamonds (~1.20 cts), case back fastened by four screws, integrated 18k white gold PP textured "Tuscany"-finished bracelet, case, dial and movements signed
    Dimensions: 34.5 x 23 mm.


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    US$19,000-25,000
    EUR14,000-19,000

    Accompanied by a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives.

    Reference 4404 was in production from 1976 to circa 1979.
    The calibre 13.5 is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches by Martin Huber & Alan Banbery, 1998, p. 36 pl. 45.