Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 511

PATEK PHILIPPE REF 3796 CALATRAVA Patek Philippe, Genève, "Calatrava," movement No. 1356001, Ref. 3796. Made in December 1985. Very fine, 18K yellow gold wristwatch and an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the Certificate of Origin, original fitted box and leaflets.

CHF 4,500 - 6,500

HKD 36,000 - 52,000 / USD 4,500 - 6,500

Sold: CHF 5,625

Three-body, solid, polished and brushed, flat bezel, concave lugs, snap-on case back, sapphire crystal. Silver with applied yellow gold faceted baton indexes, subsidiary dial for the seconds, outer dot minute divisions. Yellow gold dauphine hands. Cal. 215, stamped with the Seal of Geneva quality mark, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 18 jewels, straight- line lever escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted for heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed.