18 November 2003
Patek Philippe. A stainless steel rectangular wristwatch with sector dial and bracelet
Signed Patek Philippe, Genève, movement no. 825'120, case no. 610'319, manufactured in 1929
Cal. 9", with circular gilt-finished jewelled lever movement, the silvered dial with black enamel baton numerals, subsidiary seconds, in rectangular case with curved snap on back with engraved inscription CC Sept. 1939, together with a stainless steel Gay Frères bracelet and deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
40 mm. long
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Accompanied by Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1929 and its subsequent sale on 18 February 1935.
For a note on bracelets by Gay Frères see lot 84 in this sale.
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