28 November 2012
This lot is offered without a reserve
PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD HALF-HUNTER CASE KEYLESS LEVER WATCH
SIGNED PATEK PHILIPPE & CIE, GENEVE, NO. 36'418, MANUFACTURED IN 1869
Keyless jewelled lever movement, gold cuvette, white enamel dial, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular case, the front with dark blue enamel Roman numerals, central aperture, hinged back, cuvette, dial and movement signed, case stamped PP, case and cuvette numbered
47 mm. diam.
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With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1869 and its subsequent sale on 11 September 1869.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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