9 December 2014
Patek Philippe. A Fine 18k Gold Minute Repeating Openface Keyless Lever Split-Seconds Chronograph Pocket Watch
Signed Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, Movement No. 138'119, Case No. 254'281, Manufactured in 1908
Cal. 19''' nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, micrometer regulator, minute repeating on two polished gongs on to a hammer, minute repeat activated through a slide in the band, inscribed gold cuvette, white enamel dial, Breguet numerals, outer calibrated fifth ring with red Arabic fifth seconds, two sunken subsidiary dials for 30 minute register and constant seconds, blued steel hands, circular case, split-seconds chronograph operated through the crown and a button the band, locking mechanism, monogrammed hinged back, case, cuvette, dial and movement signed
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Accompanied by a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1908 and its subsequent sale on December 14th of the same year.
To the best of our knowledge this watch has never before been offered in public.
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