13 November 2006
Patek Philippe. A fine and early 18K gold hunter case keyless lever watch
Signed Patek Philippe & Co. à Genève, No. 25'819, manufactured in 1865
Cal. 15''' gilt-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, wolf's tooth winding, gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, blued steel moon-style hands, in entirely engine-turned floral decorated case, case and cuvette signed and numbered, movement signed and numbered under the dial
39 mm. diam.
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Accompanied by Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch with ornamented case in 1865 and its subsequent sale on 2 September 1867.
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