Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces
Hong Kong, Nov 27, 2016
PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 5110 WORLD TIME WHITE GOLD Patek Philippe, Geneve, "World Time", Ref. 5110G . Made circa 2002. Very fine, self-winding, water-resistant, 18K white gold wristwatch with World Time system and an 18K white gold Patek Philippe deployant clasp. Accompanied by the Certificate of Origin and booklets.
Two-body, solid, polished, concave lugs, push button on the band at 10 to activate the settable discs with the different time zones, the 24 hours and jump-type time setting, screwed-down transparent case back, protected crown, sapphire crystals. Guilloche silver with applied white gold baton indexes, surrounded by a black and matte silver revolving disc in 24 hours for the diurnal and nocturnal hours, outer revolving ring dial bearing the names of 24 global locations. White gold lozenge hands. Cal. 240 HU, stamped with the Seal of Geneva quality mark, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 33 jewels, straight line lever escapement, Gyromax balance, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung flat balance spring, 22K gold micro-rotor.