Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

LOT 225

Ref. 2423, horn-shaped concave lugs; 18K pink gold

HKD 140,000 - 184,600

USD 17,900 - 23,800 / CHF 16,600 - 22,120

Sold: HKD 162,500

18K pink gold, manual-winding, square with rounded corners and vertical rectangular-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, with snap-on case-back, stepped bezel, horn-shaped concave lugs, silver dial with subsidiary seconds at 6.

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-6-8-01


Slightly oxidized

Slightly scratched

HANDS Original

Brand Patek Philippe, Geneva

Reference 2423

Year Circa 1950

Movement No. 954 278

Case No. 658 904 (by Ponti, Gennari & Cie, Geneva)

Bracelet brown leather strap

Buckle gilded metal buckle

Caliber 10-200

Dimensions 43.7 x 30.2 mm

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories Extract from the Archives


The Extract from the Archives, dated September 19, 2019, mentioned that this watch was sold on November 4, 1950.
Patek Philippe, Reference 2423
This reference is launched in 1946 and remained in production until circa 1950.
This square-shaped watch is fitted with the Cal. 10-200.
The majority in yellow gold, more rarely in pink gold.
Very few examples were produced.