30 November 2005
PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE 18K WHITE GOLD PERPETUAL CALENDAR CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH PHASES OF THE MOON
Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, Movement No. 875843, Case No. 2895985, Ref. 3970E, circa 1991
Cal. 27-70Q, nickel-finished lever movement, 24 jewels, the silvered dial with applied baton and square numerals, windows for day and month at 12, three subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds combined with 12 hours register, 30 minutes register combined with leap year indicator, date combined with phases of the moon, the circular water-resistant-type case with glazed display screw back, two chronograph buttons in the band, together with an 18k white gold Patek Philippe buckle, case, dial and movement signed
36 mm. diam.
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This watch is accompanied by a Patek Philippe presentation box with outer packaging, Certificate of Origin in leather wallet, solid case back and adjustment tool.
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