Hotel Richemond, Geneva
16 May 2005
Patek Philippe. A very fine and rare 18K pink gold wristwatch with pink dial
Signed Patek Philippe & Co., Geneve, movement no. 962'243, case no. 421'297, ref. 2426, manufactured in 1948
Cal. 12'''120 nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, the pink matt dial with applied gold baton and Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds, in circular case with slender semi-circular rings set to both ends, downturned fluted lugs, snap on back, together with a contemporary 18K pink gold Patek Philippe buckle, case, dial and movement signed
34 mm. diam.
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Accompanied by Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1948 and its subsequent sale on 18 October 1948.
Manufacture of reference 2426 was launched in 1947.
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