16 May 2000
Patek Philippe. A fine platinum self-winding annual calendar wristwatch
Signed Patek Philippe, Genève, No. 3055723, recent
315 S QA, with skeletonised nickel-finished lever movement, 35 jewels, Gyromax balance, free sprung regulator, 21K gold rotor, the black dial with applied Roman numerals, sweep centre seconds, three subsidiary dials indicating day, month and 24 hour display, window for date, the circular water-resistant-type case with glazed screw back (Ref. 5035), together with Patek Philippe brown leather bracelet and platinum buckle, platinum and wooden setting pin, original fitted wooden presentation box and outer packaging, case, dial and movement signed
37 mm. diam.
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This model is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches by Martin Huber & Alan Banbery, 2nd edition p. 323.
A similar watch sold in this saleroom on 15 November 1999 for SFr. 21,850 (lot 205).
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