8 December 2003
Patek Philippe. A fine platinum openface keyless lever watch
Signed Patek, Philippe & Co., Geneva, Switzerland, No. 197264, Circa 1922
With nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, the silvered engine-turned dial with Arabic numerals to the inner matte chapter ring, outer matte chapeter ring calibrated for 60 minutes, blued steel spade hands, the circular case with gold monogram to the platinum snap on back, together with an associated platinum link chain, case numbered, dial and movement signed
43 mm. diam.
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Please note this watch is accompanied by a Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production in 1919 and its subsequent sale on November 21st, 1922. The Extract also confirms that the case was later associated to the movement and dial.
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