29 May 2008
PATEK PHILIPPE, "THE 10 DAYS" REF. 5100G
18K WHITE GOLD MANUAL-WINDING RECTANGULAR CHRONOMETER WRISTWATCH WITH SMALL SECONDS AND TEN-DAY POWER-RESERVE, LIMITED EDITION OF 450 PIECES, MADE IN 2000 TO CELEBRATE THE THIRD MILLENNIUM
MOVEMENT NO. 3'202'585, CASE NO. 4'124'416, MANUFACTURED IN 2001
Calibre 28-20/220 rectangular movement, Geneva Seal hallmarked, 29 jewels, gold chatons, Gyromax balance, double barrel, the sapphire-blue dial with white gold applied Arabic numerals and dart-shaped hour markers, white gold dauphine hands, small seconds, power-reserve indication, in two-part case, manta-ray shaped, transparent back fastened by four screws, 18k white gold PP deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
Diameter: 34 x 46 mm.
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Accompanied by a Patek Philippe presentation box, certificate, attestation, brochures and medal.
Please note the USD and EUR estimates should read US$64,000-70,000 and EUR41,400-45,500
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