6 December 2002
Patek Philippe. A fine and rare 18K gold wristwatch with black dial and hooded lugs
Signed Patek Philippe & Co. , Geneve, No. 828858, circa 1938
12'''-120, with nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, wolf's tooth winding, the black dial with applied baton and square numerals, gold dauphine hands, engine-turned subsidiary seconds, the circular case with unusual stepped hooded lugs, snap on back (No. 295693), case, dial and movement signed
30 mm. diam.
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A similar example is illustrated in Collecting Patek Philippe Watches by Madeleine & Osvaldo Patrizzi, p. 160.
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