Accompanied by an Extract from the Patek Philippe Archives confirming the date of manufacture as 1958 and its subsequent sale on November 6th of the following year.
According to our research the present watch has never before appeared at auction and is one of only 32 of examples of this reference known to the market.
Patek Philippe commenced production of the reference 2584 in 1958 and produced a total of approximately 500 examples. It was replaced two years later by the reference 3435. With its waterproof-style snap on back fitting securely into the case, this model prevented humidity from entering the movement.