20 October 1999
Patek Philippe. An 18K gold wristwatch with unusual lugs
Signed Patek Philippe, No. 920780, circa 1940
12'''-120, with nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, the silvered matt dial with baton and applied Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds, the circular case with snap on back (No. 418637), unusual shaped lugs, together with an 18K gold Patek Philippe buckle, case, dial and movement signed
34 mm. diam.
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A watch with similar lugs is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches Martin Huber & Alan Banbery, first edition p. 145 pl. 233 and second edition p. 181 pl. 285.
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