Accompanied by Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1995 and its subsequent sale on 29 May 1996. Furthermore delivered with solid 18K pink gold snap on back numbered 2'981'758, ref. 5040, 18K gold and wooden setting pin, burgundy leather presentation box with electrical winding facility and outer packaging.
The present watch has never been offered in public before.
Production of reference 5040 was launched in 1995. The model is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches by Martin Huber & Alan Banbery, second edition, p. 295.