16 December 2011
Patek Philippe. An 18k Gold Openface Keyless Lever Dress Watch
Signed Patek Philippe & Co., Geneva, Retailed by Bailey, Banks & Biddle, Philadelphia, Movement No. 180'366, Case No. 400'897, Manufactured in 1913
Cal. 17''' ultra thin nickel-finished Special lever movement, bi-metallic compensation balance, wolf's tooth winding, engine-turned gilt dial, polished chapter ring with Breguet numerals, monogrammed hinged back, case, dial and movement signed by maker, case and movement signed by retailer
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With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1913 and its subsequent sale on July 30th of the following year.
To the best of our knowledge this watch has never before been offered in public.
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