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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 08, 2015

LOT 290

PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 1593 SO-CALLED HOUR GLASS YELLOW GOLD Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No. 977152, case No. 2601319, Ref. 1593. Made circa 1958. Very fine and rare, rectangular flared, 18K yellow gold wristwatch.

Two-body, flared, solid, polished and brushed, concave sides, snap-on case back, faceted crystal. Brushed silver with applied yellow gold dart indexes and Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds dial. Yellow gold feuille hands. Cal. 9```-90, tonneau-shaped, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, Gyromax compensation balance, blued steel Breguet balance spring, micrometer regulator.

CHF 8,000 - 12,000

HKD 64,000 - 96,000 / USD 8,300 - 12,400

Sold: CHF 10,000

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-6-01


Slightly oxidized

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 25 x 41 mm. THICKNESS 10 mm.