Only Online Auction

Geneva, Apr 07, 2021

LOT 107

Patek Philippe
Ref. 2451; “Calatrava”; 18K yellow gold

CHF 6,500 - 9,800

EUR 6,000 - 9,000 / USD 7,200 - 10,800 / HKD 56,000 - 84,000

18K yellow gold, manual-winding, round-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, water-resistant with screwed case-back, flat bezel, silver colour dial with applied 18K yellow gold “Baton” indexes and subsidiary seconds at 6.

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-6-01


Slightly oxidized

HANDS Original

Brand Patek Philippe, Geneva

Model “Calatrava”

Movement No. 741 045

Case No. 679 387 (by Frères Borgel – Manufacture Taubert & Frères, Geneva)

Material 18K yellow gold

Bracelet black leather strap

Buckle 18K yellow gold buckle

Caliber 10-200, index regulator with swan-neck spring and micrometric screw

Height 36.8 mm.

Width 30.6 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories Extract from the Archives


The Extract from the Archives, dated Septembre 27, 1996, mentioned that this watch was sold on May 29, 1954.


Patek Philippe, Ref. 2451

This reference is launched in 1949.


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