29 May 2008
PATEK PHILIPPE, OFFICER REF. 5059R
18K PINK GOLD SELF-WINDING PERPETUAL CALENDAR WRISTWATCH WITH SWEEP SECONDS, MOON-PHASE AND RETROGRADE DATE DISPLAY
MOVEMENT NO. 3'410'319, CASE NO. 4'337'552, MANUFACTURED IN 2006
Calibre 315/136, Geneva Seal hallmarked, 31 jewels, Gyromax balance, in-line escapement, the porcelain-white dial with Roman numerals, sweep seconds, retrograde hand for the date, day, month, leap years and moon-phases in apertures, in three-part case with hinged duscover over a transparent back, "turban"-style crown, 18k pink gold PP deployant buckle, case, dial and movement signed
Diameter: 36 mm.
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Accompanied by a Patek Philippe winding box, certificate, manual and corrector.
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