20 October 1999
Patek Philippe. A rare 18K pink gold wristwatch
Signed Patek Philippe & Co., Geneve, retailed by Freccero & Cia., Montevideo, No. 829143, circa 1939
With nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, wolf's tooth winding, the pink gilt dial with applied baton numerals, the circular case with enlarged bezel, unusual triangular-shaped hooded lugs, snap on back (No. 619179 Ref. 572), together with an associated 18K pink gold bracelet, Patek Philippe Certificat d'Origine et de Garantie, case, dial and movement signed
30 mm. diam.
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Patek Philippe confirm production of this watch with triangular-shaped lugs in 1939. It was sold on May 31, 1939 to their official retailer Freccero & Cia. in Montevideo.
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