13 November 2006
Patek Philippe. A very fine and rare stainless steel self-winding water-resistant wristwatch
Signed Patek Philippe, Genève, ref. 3466, movement no. 1'115'712, case no. 2'649'383, manufactured in 1966
Cal. 27-460 nickel-finished lever movement stamped twice with the Geneva seal, 37 jewels, Gyromax balance, free sprung regulator, 18K gold rotor, the silvered brushed dial with applied baton numerals, subsidiary seconds, the circular water-resistant-type case with flat bezel, screw back, downturned angular lugs, case, dial and movement signed
35 mm. diam.
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Accompanied by Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in 1966 and its subsequent sale on 30 March 1967. It has never been offered at auction before.
Reference 3466 was in production from 1962 to 1970.
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