Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 337

PATEK PHILIPPE SPLIT SECONDS CHRONOGRAPH MINUTE REPEATER PINK GOLD Patek Philippe & Cie., Genève, No. 90365, case No. 207545. Sold on September 21st, 1892. Very fine and extremely rare, heavy, 18K pink gold keyless minute-repeating hunting cased pocket watch with split- seconds chronograph. Accompanied by an Extract from the Archives.

CHF 45,000 - 65,000

HKD 360,000 - 520,000 / USD 45,000 - 65,000

Sold: CHF 81,250

Four-body, "bassine", polished, front cover engraved with coat of arms, entire case florally engraved, 2 push buttons in the band for start/stop chronograph and the split-seconds functions, triple hinged. White enamel with painted radial roman numerals, outer 1/5th seconds track with 5-minute/seconds Arabic markers, subsidiary sunk dial for the seconds. Blued steel baton hands. Cal. 19```, nickel silver, fausses côtes decoration, 38 jewels, straight-line calibrated lever escapement, cut-bimetallic compensation balance with Breguet balance spring, swan-neck micrometer regulator, repeating on gongs by activating slide in the band.

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Grading System
Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Dial, case, cuvette and movement signed. DIAM. 56 mm. THICKNESS 18 mm.