Hong Kong, HKCEC Grand Hall
30 November 2015
PATEK PHILIPPE. A VERY FINE AND RARE 18K GOLD OPENFACE MINUTE REPEATING KEYLESS LEVER SPLIT SECONDS CHRONOGRAPH WATCH WITH CONCEALED HINGE AND BREGUET NUMERALS
SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE & CIE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 124’848, CASE NO. 234’791, MANUFACTURED IN 1903
Cal. 16’’’ nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, minute repeating on two steel hammers onto two gongs, gold cuvette with inscription Presented to George A. Dinton by the Sibley, Lindsay & Curr Co. In appreciation of brave and faithful service Feb. 26th, 1904, white enamel dial, Breguet numerals, outer red five minute divisions, subsidiary seconds, plain circular case, case back with concealed hinge and engraved monograms GAD, repeating slide and chronograph locking slide in the band, split seconds chronograph activated through the crown and button in the band, case, cuvette, dial and movement signed
45 mm. diam.
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With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch with white enamel dial, Breguet numerals and concealed hinge in 1903 and its subsequent sale on 25 January 1905.
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