New York, Park Avenue
29 October 1996
PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18 CARAT GOLD OPENFACE KEYLESS LEVER SPLIT-SECONDS CHRONOGRAPH WATCH
signed patek philippe & cie, retailed by mermod & jaccard co, st. louis, no. 112319, circa 1905
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bi-metallic compensation balance, 18 carat gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, red Arabic five minute divisions, subsidiary seconds, the plain circular case (No. 230006) with chronograph buttons in the crown and band, case, dial and movement signed, movement and cuvette signed by retailer.
47 mm. diam.
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