15 May 2006
Patek Philippe. A fine and rare 18K gold, enamel and diamond-set repousse pair case keyless lever pendant watch
Signed Patek Philippe & Cie. under the dial, movement no. 115'197, case no. 225'064, retailed by Tiffany & Co., manufactured in 1900
Cal. 10''' nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, wolf's tooth winding, glazed dust cover, the white enamel dial with green Arabic numerals, outer gilt five minute divisions, set within the 18K gold, diamond and translucent green champlevé enamel scroll and foliage decorated inner case, the reverse centred by a painted polychrome enamel scene depicting Cupid riding a Dolphin, swivel bow, the outer repoussé case with chased and embossed scroll and foliage decoration, the reverse centred by a chased and embossed scene depicting Hercules, Aphrodite and Cupid in high relief, inner case, dial and movement signed by retailer, maker's signature underneath the dial
27 mm. diam. & 31 mm. overall diam.
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Accompanied by Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present pair case watch in 1900 and its subsequent sale on 25 September 1900.
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