Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 541

PATEK PHILIPPE SO-CALLED "DISCO VOLANTE" WHITE GOLD Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No. 762442, case No. 690970, Ref. 2552. Made in 1955, sold on May 28th, 1956. Very fine and rare, self-winding, water-resistant, 18K white gold wristwatch with an 18K white gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives, pouch and a fitted box.

CHF 15,000 - 20,000

HKD 120,000 - 160,000 / USD 15,000 - 20,000

Sold: CHF 31,250

Two-body, solid, polished and brushed, stepped bezel, screwed- down case back, concave lugs. Matte silver with applied white gold faceted baton indexes, subsidiary seconds dial. White gold dauphine hands. Cal. 12-600 AT, stamped with the Geneva Quality Mark, rhodium- plated, fausses cotes decoration, 30 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, shock absorber, selfcompensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring, swan-neck micrometer regulator, 18K gold rotor.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-6-8-01

Very good

Slightly oxidized

Slightly scratched

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 36 mm. THICKNESS 10.5 mm.