LOADING IMAGES
Click to full view Click to full view

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Oct 27, 2019

LOT 395

PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 1484, UNUSUAL CASE; 18K PINK GOLD

18K pink gold, manual-winding, square-shaped and vertical rectangular-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, snap-on case-back, lugs extended by two bars going over the glass

Brand Patek Philippe

Reference 1484

Year Circa 1942

Movement No. 852 112

Calibre  8-85

Case No. 508 259

Bracelet Black leather strap, gilded metal buckle

Dimensions 31.7 x 23.6 mm

Signature Dial, Case and Movement

Accessories Extract from the archivies

HKD 36,000 - 43,000

CHF 4,480 - 5,480 / USD 4,500 - 5,500

Sold: HKD 55,000


Grading System
Grade: AAA

Excellent

Case: 3-8

Good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 3-8*

Good

Slightly scratched

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-6-8-01

Good

Slightly oxidized

Slightly scratched


Notes

The Extract from the Archives, dated September 19, 2019, mentioned that this watch was sold on November 12, 1942. Patek Philippe, Reference 1484 This reference is launched in 1940. This square-shaped watch is fitted with the Cal. 8-85. The lugs are extended by two bars that go over the glass which gives a pyramidal effect to the case. Extremely few examples were produced. Bibliography • Huber, Martin, & Banbery, Alan, Patek Philippe Wristwatches, 1998, p. 164, ill. 249 (colour photo).