16 November 2009
Patek Philippe. An 18K gold openface keyless lever dress watch with champagne dial
Signed Patek Philippe & Cie., Genève, ref. 715, movement no. 890'731, case no. 419'571, manufactured in 1943
Cal. 17'''140 nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, champagne dial, applied gold baton and Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, plain circular case, snap on back, case, dial and movement signed
47 mm. diam.
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With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming manufacture of the present watch in 1943 and its subsequent sale on 19 February 1945.
Reference 715 was in production from the early 1940s until the 1970s and available in yellow or pink gold.
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