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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Mar 17, 2013

LOT 451

PATEK PHILIPPE CHRONOMETRO GONDOLO Patek, Philippe & Cie., Genève, No. 172583, case No. 276306, made for Gondolo & Labouriau, Relojoeiros, Rio de Janeiro, circa 1915. Very fine, large, 18K yellow gold keyless Chronometro Gondolo pocket watch.

C. Four-body, ?bassine?, engine-turned back. Hinged gold cuvette. D. White enamel with radial Roman numerals, outer Arabic minute track and sunk subsidiary seconds. Gold spade hands. M. 47 mm (21???), frosted gilt patented bridge caliber, 21 jewels, wolf ?s tooth winding, gold wheel train, straight line ?moustache? lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance with blued steel Breguet balance spring, Wilmot?s patented micrometric cam regulator. Dial, case, cuvette and movement signed. DIAM. 56 mm.

CHF 4,000 - 6,000

USD 4,500 - 6,500 / EUR 3,000 - 5,000

Sold: CHF 7,500

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original