Accompanied by Patek Philippe Certificate of Origin dated 5 December 2001 and Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1999 and its subsequent sale on 20 October 2000. Furthermore delivered with plain 18K gold screw back no. 4'040'049, 18K gold, wooden and ruby-set setting pin, original fitted wooden presentation box and outer packaging.
According to research, only 9 examples of reference 5004 in yellow gold have appeared in public to date. Consigned by the original owner the present watch has never been offered at auction before.
Manufacture of reference 5004 was launched in 1995. The model is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches by Martin Huber & Alan Banbery, second edition, p. 312.