• Important Watches auction at Christies

    Sale 2713

    Important Watches

    11 June 2013, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 44

    Patek Philippe. A Fine 18k White Gold Automatic Wristwatch with Date

    SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE, GENEVE, REF. 6000, MOVEMENT NO. 3'511'922, CASE NO. 4'356'745, MANUFACTURED IN 2006

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    Patek Philippe. A Fine 18k White Gold Automatic Wristwatch with Date
    Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, Ref. 6000, Movement No. 3'511'922, Case No. 4'356'745, Manufactured in 2006
    Cal. 240/166 automatic movement, stamped with the Geneva Seal, 27 jewels, 18k gold micro-rotor, black dial, Arabic numerals, inner railway minute divisions, outer date ring with central red-tipped crescent date hand, eccentric subsidiary dial for constant seconds, circular water-resistant-type case, sapphire crystal display screw back, 18k white gold Patek Philippe deployant clasp, case, dial, and movement signed
    37mm diam.


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    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 2006 and its subsequent sale on May 19th of the same year.

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

    Reference 6000 was launched in 2005, and at first produced only in white gold with a black dial. In 2007 Patek Philippe introduced a model with a gray dial and at the 2011 Basel Fair a pink gold version with brown dial.

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