10 June 2009
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION
This lot is offered without a reserve
PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD AND SAPPHIRE OPENFACE KEYLESS LEVER DRESS WATCH
SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE & CO, GENEVA, RETAILED BY HENRY BIRKS AND SONS, MOVEMENT NO. 180348, CASE NO. 403666, MANUFACTURED IN 1913
Cal. 17 nickel-finished lever movement, bi-metallic compensation balance, 18 jewels, gold cuvette, gilt textured dial, polished chapter ring, Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular engraved case, the back rim with engraved floral motif set with square-cut sapphires, engraved motif on the bezel, case, cuvette and movement signed by maker, dial signed by retailer
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With a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1913 and its subsequent sale on October 18th, 1917.
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