Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Dec 15, 2015

LOT 108

PATEK PHILIPPE REF 5059 RETROGRADE PERPETUAL CALENDAR PINK GOLD Patek Philippe, Genève, Officer, No. 3236641, case No. 4259692, Ref. 5059R-001. Sold January 29th, 2005. Very fine and rare, Officer-style, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, 18K pink gold wristwatch with perpetual calendar, moon phases, retrograde date and an 18K pink gold Patek Philippe deployant clasp. Accompanied by the original fitted box and Certificate of Origin.

USD 35,000 - 55,000

HKD 270,000 - 430,000 / CHF 35,000 - 55,000

Sold: USD 37,500

Four-body, solid, polished, hinged case back over transparent crystal to view the movement, rounded band and bezel, straight lugs with pink gold screwed bars, sapphire crystals. White with painted radial Roman numerals, concentric retrograde sector for the date, apertures for the days of the week at 9, the months at 3, the leap years at 12 and the moon phases at 6, outer 1/5th seconds track with 5-second Arabic markers. Black oxidized gold feuille hands. Cal. 315/136, stamped with the Seal of Geneva quality mark, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 31 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung flat balance spring, 21K gold rotor.

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Grading System
Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 36 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm. Collection of a Distinguished Gentleman