Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Apr 21, 2018

LOT 464

PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 5074 MINUTE REPEATER PERPETUAL CALENDAR YELLOW GOLD Extremely fine and very rare, self-winding, 18K yellow gold wristwatch with minute-repeating, perpetual calendar, leap Year indication and moon phases.

HKD 2,600,000 - 4,000,000

CHF 314,000 - 482,000 / USD 335,000 - 516,000

Sold: HKD 3,160,000

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Grading System
Case: 3


Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original

Brand Patek Philippe

Reference Ref. 5074 J-010

Year Sold on November 2005

Bracelet Leather strap with 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle

Numbers Case N. 426xxxx, Movement N. 190xxxx

Caliber R 27 Q

Dimensions 42 mm.

Signature Dial, Case and Movement.

Accessories Original fitted box, certificate of origin and instruction manual within a leather folio, push-pin, additional case back and hang tag


The minute repeater is considered the ultimate timepiece; one of the best makers of repeater watches is Patek Philippe, which introduced their first striking watch in 1839.But only the lucky few will ever own one. Reference 5074 , is one of the largest minute repeater wristwatch made by Patek Philippe with in house Caliber R27Q, which features micro-rotor construction, Cathedral gongs, 39 jewels, power reserve of 48 hours, 467 individual parts, and is stamped with the Geneva Seal. This spectacular was introduced in 2002 and the yellow gold case was discontinued in 2005/6. To our best knowledge, there less than 25 examples were produced in 18k yellow gold.