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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Apr 20, 2016

LOT 166

PATEK PHILIPPE CHRONOMETRO GONDOLO YELLOW GOLD Patek, Philippe & Cie., Genève, "Chronometro Gondolo," No. 162084, case No. 266677. Made for Gondolo & Labouriau, Relojoeiros, Rio de Janeiro, circa 1910. Very fine, large, 18K yellow gold keyless pocket watch.

Four-body, "bassine", polished, case back engraved with monogram. Engraved hinged gold cuvette. White enamel with radial Roman numerals, outer minute track with red Arabic 24-hour markers, sunk subsidiary seconds dial. Gold spade hands. 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.

USD 5,500 - 7,500

HKD 43,000 - 58,000 / CHF 5,500 - 7,500

Sold: USD 6,250

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3-6*


Slightly oxidized

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Dial, case, cuvette and movement signed, dial and cuvette also signed by the retailer. DIAM. 56 mm.