8 December 2003
Patek Philippe. A fine 18K gold, enamel and diamond-set pendant watch
Signed Patek Philippe & Cie, Geneve, No. 103245, retailed by Merrick, Walsh & Phelps, St. Louis, MO, circa 1895
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, wolf's-tooth winding, the white enamel dial with blue stylized Arabic numerals, Louis XV hands, all set within an inner case, the outer case entirely covered with red guilloche enamel enhanced by gold and diamond-set floral and foliage decorations, centered by polychrome enamel painting of a puto with garlands and flowers in the sky, snap on back (No. 214919), together with an associated gold chain, outer case numbered, dial signed by maker, movement signed by maker and retailer
27 mm. diam.
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This watch is accompanied by a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production in 1895 and its subsequent sale on October 18th of the same year.
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