16 November 2009
Patek Philippe. A slim and unusual 18K gold openface keyless lever dress watch with champagne dial and Breguet numerals
Signed Patek Philippe & Co., Genève, movement no. 156'990, case no. 404'040, manufactured in 1910
Cal. 16''' ultra-thin nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, wolf's tooth winding, gold cuvette, champagne dial, Breguet numerals, subsidiary seconds, plain circular slim case, inlaid blue enamel initials HMJ to the hinged back, case, dial and movement signed
44 mm. diam.
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With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch with gilded dial and Breguet numerals in 1910 and its subsequent sale on 8 June 1928.
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