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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 15, 2016

LOT 176

PATEK PHILIPPE MINUTE REPEATER YELLOW GOLD Patek Philippe & Cie., Genève, case No. 47300, made for A.H. Rodanet, constructeur de chronomètres, Paris, No. 2866. Made in 1872. Fine 18k yellow gold, hunting cased, keyless minute repeating pocket watch. Accompanied by a copy of the Patek Philippe registers confirming the sale to Rodanet for CHF 1055 in 1873.

Four body, massive, bassine, polished, gold hinged cuvette engraved with the Rodanet signature. White enamel, with Roman numerals, outer minute track, subsidiary seconds. Blued steel spade hands. 19''', nickel plated, fausses côtes decoration, 32 jewels, counterpoised, wolf's tooth winding, straight line lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, Breguet balance spring. Repeating on gongs with slide in the band.

CHF 6,000 - 8,000

HKD 48,000 - 64,000 / USD 6,200 - 8,300

Sold: CHF 11,250

Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Case and dial signed, case numbered. DIAM. 53 mm. THICKNESS 15 mm.