13 November 2001
PATEK PHILIPPE, AN 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH WITH CHRONOGRAPH
Patek Philippe, Geneve, Ref: 130, Movement No.863757, circa 1945.
rodium finished lever movement, 23-jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, swan-neck micrometer adjustment to the regulator, adjusted to eight positions, silvered dial with applied Arabic and baton markers, gold baton hands, subsidiary constant seconds and minute recording dial, circular case with snap on back (No.643918)and down turned lugs movement, dial and case signed.
Production of Ref:130 began in 1934. For simular watches see Patek Philippe Wristwatches,, Martin Huber and Alan Banbery, 1998 Edition pages 262-264 and 269.
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