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Brand Patek Philippe, Geneva
Year circa 1960
Movement No. 976 246
Case No. 680 274 (by C. Markowski, Geneva)
Material 18K yellow gold
Bracelet brown leather strap
Buckle gilded metal buckle
Height 41.9 mm.
Width 22.5 mm.
Signature dial, case and movement
Patek Philippe, Ref.2461
This reference is launched in 1960 and remained in production until the mid-1960s.This rectangular-shaped watch is fitted with the Cal. 9-90. The majority in yellow gold and platinum, more rarely in rose gold, even more rarely in white gold.The model replaced in 1950 the Ref. 425 (slightly smaller). The watch is so-called “Tegolino” by collectors.
Patrizzi, Osvaldo, Collecting Patek Philippe Wristwatches, 2010, vol. II, p. 62 (No. 260, similar watch).