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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Oct 08, 2016


PATEK PHILIPPE SOLAR CLOCK MARBLE DIAL GILT BRASS Patek Philippe, Genève, "Pendulette", No. 874580, case No. 2140. Made in the 1970s. Fine and unusual, heavy, solar-powered, gilt brass and marble table clock with electrically- wound remontoir. Accompanied by a service invoice dated July 28, 2011.

Brushed brass, 4 square columns, top with solar cells, marble sides, hinged back door. Marble and gilt brass, gilt brass chapter ring with black radial Roman numerals. Gilt brass Breguet hands. Based on a 17''' Gondolo keyless mechanical movement, 29 jewels, straight line lever escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted to heat, cold and 1 position, solar-powered with lithium battery back-up, driving a remontoir train which replaces the barrel spring.

USD 5,000 - 7,000

HKD 39,000 - 54,000 / CHF 5,000 - 7,000

Sold: USD 8,125

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 2

Very good

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original


Dial and movement signed. HEIGHT 18.5 cm., WIDTH 17 cm., DEPTH 10.5 cm.