29 October 1996,
New York, Park Avenue
Price realised USD 14,950
USD 8,000 - USD 10,000
PATEK PHILIPPE. AN EARLY AND RARE 18 CARAT GOLD LEFT HANDED OFFICIER WRISTWATCH WITH ENAMEL DIAL
signed patek philippe, & cie, geneve, no. 165984, circa 1912
With gilt-finished jewelled lever movement, bi-metallic compensation balance, 18 carat gold inscribed cuvette, the later replaced cream enamel dial with Breguet numerals, blued steel hands, subsidiary seconds at the 12 o'clock position, the plain case with hinged back (No. 280434), together with the original Patek Philippe white enamel dial and contemporary certificate, case, dial and movement signed.
33 mm. diam.
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