24 April 2008
PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH
Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, Movement No. 969862, Case No. 304867, Ref. 96, manufactured in 1952
Cal. 12-120 nickel-finished lever movement stamped twice with the seal of Geneva, 18 jewels, mono-metallic compensation balance, precision regulator, adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, silvered matte dial with applied gold baton numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular case, case, dial and movement signed, with an 18k gold Patek Philippe buckle
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Accompanied by an Extract from the Patek Philippe Archives confirming the date of manufacture as 1952 and its subsequent sale on August 27th of the same year.
According to our research the present watch has never before appeared at auction.
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