Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Dec 15, 2015

LOT 202

PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 3848/1 ELLIPSE YELLOW GOLD Patek Philippe, Genève, "Ellipse," No. 1336865, case No. 2840, Ref. 3848/1. Made circa 1992. Very fine oval 18K yellow gold wristwatch with an integral 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe bracelet.

USD 4,000 - 6,000

HKD 31,000 - 47,000 / CHF 4,000 - 6,000

Sold: USD 5,000

Three-body, solid, polished and brushed, snap-on case back, sapphire crystal. Blue with applied yellow gold baton indexes. Yellow gold bâton hands. Cal. 215, rhodium-plated, fausses côtes decoration, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted for heat, cold, isochronism and five positions, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung flat balance spring.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIM. 27 x 32 mm. THICKNESS 6 mm. Approx. overall length 190 mm.