29 October 1996,
New York, Park Avenue
Price realised USD 26,450
USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
PATEK PHILIPPE. AN 18 CARAT GOLD OFFICIER ANNIVERSARY WRISTWATCH WITH ENAMEL DIAL
signed patek philippe, geneve, no. 767788, circa 1989
215, with nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, gyromax balance, free sprung regulator, engraved 18 carat gold snap on cuvette, the white enamel dial with Breguet numerals, subsidiary seconds, blued steel moon-style hands, the circular hinged case (No. 2862700, ref. 3960) with fancy extended lugs, together with an 18 carat gold Patek Philippe buckle, case, dial and movement signed.
34 mm. diam.
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This model was produced to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Patek Philipp.
The production was limited to 50 pieces in platinum, 150 in white gold and 2000 in yellow gold.
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