14 May 2002
PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE OVERSIZED WRISTWATCH WITH CHRONOGRAPH AND TWO-TONE DIAL
Signed Patek Philippe and Co., Ref:530, No. 863000, circa 1945
Rhodium finished 23-jewel mechanical movement with eight adjustments, bimetallic compensation balance, swan neck micrometer adjustment to the regulator, movement stamped with the Seal of Geneva, two-tone silvered dial with applied Arabic and baton hours, subsidiary constant seconds, minute recording dial, outer fifth seconds and tachymeter scales, gold Feuille hands, circular brushed and polished case with concave bazel and snap on back, period 18ct PPC buckle, dial, case and movement signed.
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Post Lot Text
Production of Ref:530 began in 1937.
Ref;530 watches with two-tone dials are exceptionally rare.
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