Important Watches, Wristwatches and C...

Geneva, Hotel Des Bergues, Apr 18, 1998

LOT 125

Patek Philippe & Cie., Geneve, No. 157150, case No.157150, made for Tiffany & Co., circa 1912. Fine 18K gold, slim keyless minute repeating dress watch.

CHF 10,000 - 12,000

Sold: CHF 13,800

C. Three body, massive, "demi-bassine" polished with concealed hinges. D. White enamel with Breguet numerals and sunk subsidiary seconds. Blued-steel "spade" hands. M. 17" rhodium plated, "fausses cotes" decoration, "Extra" quality, 29 jewels, counterpoised straight line lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, eight adjustments, Breguet balance spring. Repeating on gongs with slide in the band. Signed on the dial, case and movement. Diam. 46 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 14


Movement: 2

Very good

Dial: 21-51


Partially reprinted