8 December 2003,
Price realised USD 2,868
USD 1,500 - USD 2,000
Patek Philippe. An 18K pink gold half-hunter case keyless lever watch
Signed Patek Philippe & Co., Geneve, No. 85588, circa 1890
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, engraved gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, blued steel spade hands, the circular engine-turned case with factory engraved monogram to the hinged back (No. 204142), demi-hunter case lid with black enamel Roman numerals, later-added wire lug to the hinge, case, cuvette, dial and movement signed
32 mm. diam.
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This watch is accompanied by an original Patek Philippe Certificate of Origin & Warranty dated Jult 7th, 1893, and Patek Philippe original fitted brown leather presentation box. The Certificate mentions the monogram to the caseback.
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