5 June 2003
Patek Philippe. A fine and rare oversized stainless steel and 18K gold wristwatch
Signed Patek Philippe & Co., Geneve, No. 922698, circa 1942
12'''-120, with nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, movement stamped twice with the Seal of Geneva, the silvered brushed dial with applied gold Roman and dot numerals, gold baton hands, engine-turned subsidiary seconds, the circular stainless steel case with gold bezel, downturned lugs, stainless steel snap on back (No. 507793, 12), yellow gold crown, case, dial and movement signed
36 mm. diam.
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A similar example is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches, by Martin Huber & Alan Banbery, 2nd edition, p. 170.
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