8 December 2003
Patek Philippe. An 18K gold wristwatch with black dial
Signed Patek Philippe & Co., Geneve, No. 829622, circa 1940
With nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, the black dial with applied gold baton indexes, gold dauphine hands, engine-turned subsidiary seconds, the circular case with flat bezel, downturned lugs, snap on back (No. 396187), together with an 18K gold Patek Philippe buckle, case, dial and movement signed
30 mm. diam.
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A similar watch is illustrated in Patek Philippe Wristwatches by Martin Huber & Alan Banbery, 2nd edition, p. 174.
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