6 December 2002
Patek Philippe. A fine and rare 18K pink gold self-winding water-resistant wristwatch with bracelet
Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, retailed by Gobbi-Milan, No. 763497, Ref. 2551, circa 1957
12'''-600 AT, with nickel-finished lever movement, 30 jewels, Gyromax balance, 18K gold rotor, movement stamped twice with the Seal of Geneva, the silvered matte dial with applied pink gold Arabic and dagger numerals, pink gold dauphine hands, subsidiary seconds, the large circular water-resistant-type case with raised bezel and downtured fluted lugs, screw back (No. 695496 Ref. 2551), together with an 18K pink gold Patek Philippe finely woven mesh bracelet, case and movement signed by maker, dial signed by maker and retailer
36 mm. diam.
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