17 June 2005
PATEK PHILIPPE. A FINE AND RARE PLATINUM RECTANGULAR WRISTWATCH IN DECORATIVE CHASED CASE
Signed Patek Philippe & Co., Geneve, Movement No. 814880, Case No. 605530, circa 1928, Retailed by Spaulding & Co., Chicago
With nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, bi-metallic compensation balance, eight adjustments, silvered matte dial with applied Breguet numerals, subsidiary seconds, the rectangular-shaped case with decorative chased scroll bezel and sides, hinged back with engraved presentation, case, dial and movement signed, with an 18K white gold Patek Philippe buckle
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Accompanied by a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives.
For a similar example of case design see Huber and Banbery, Patek Philippe Wristwatches, Volume 2, Second Edition, p. 111, pl. 128a.
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