28 November 2012
PATEK PHILIPPE. AN UNUSUAL 18K GOLD OPENFACE KEYLESS LEVER WATCH
SIGNED PATEK, PHILIPPE & CIE, GENEVE, MOVEMENT NO. 107'925, CASE NO. 222'003, MANUFACTURED IN 1897
Keyless jewelled lever movement, gold cuvette, white enamel dial, Arabic numerals, small circular case, chased and engraved scroll bezels and bow, hinged case back centerring upon a Grecian woman's profile in relief stamped LR, case, dial, cuvette and movement signed
30.5 mm. diam.
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With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch with enamel dial in 1897 and its subsequent sale on 24 October 1901.
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