20 October 2005
PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE 18K GOLD RECTANGULAR WRISTWATCH
Signed Patek Philippe & Co., Geneve, Movement No. 834281, Case No. 509336, Ref. 1480, manufactured in 1941
With nickel-finished lever movement, bi-metallic compensation balance, precision regulator, silvered matte dial with applied Arabic and disc numerals, subsidiary seconds, rectangular case wtih stepped sculpted lugs, case, dial and movement signed, with 18K gold Patek Philippe buckle
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Accompanied by a Patek Philippe suede pouch and an Extract from the Patek Philippe Archives confirming the date of manufacture as 1941 and its subsequent sale on August 27th, 1945.
Patek Philippe commenced production of the reference 1480 in 1940.
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