Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Dec 15, 2015

LOT 196

PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 1566 SQUARE YELLOW GOLD Patek Philippe & Co, Genève, movement No. 950890, case No. 646090, Ref 1566. Made in 1946. Very fine and rare, square, 18K yellow gold wristwatch.

USD 4,000 - 6,000

HKD 31,000 - 47,000 / CHF 4,000 - 6,000

Sold: USD 5,000

Two-body, solid, polished and brushed, overhanging stepped lugs, snap-on case-back, flat-top crystal. Matte silver with applied yellow gold Arabic numerals and baton indexes, outer minute divisions, subsidiary seconds dial. Yellow gold feuille hands. Cal. 10'''200, rhodium plated, fausses cotes decoration, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance, blued steel Breguet balance spring, swan-neck micrometer regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIM. 26 x 35 mm. THICKNESS 7 mm.