11 June 2013
This lot is offered without a reserve
Patek Philippe. An 18k Gold Openface Keyless Lever Dress Watch
Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, Retailed by Tiffany & Co., Ref. 600, Movement No. 893'069, Case No. 2'651'661, Manufactured in 1966
Cal. 17-140 nickel-finished lever movement, stamped twice with the Geneva Seal, 18 jewels, silvered matte dial, applied gold baton numerals, subsidiary dial for constant seconds, polished bezel, snap on case back engraved L.J.K., 4-30-68, case, dial, and movement signed, dial signed by retailer
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With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1966 and its subsequent sale on November 21st of the same year.
To the best of our knowledge this watch has never before been offered in public.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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