Important Watches & Jewelry

New York, Dec 08, 2016

LOT 119

PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 565 BREGUET NUMERALS LUMINOUS DIAL STEEL Patek Philippe & Co, Genève, Ref. 565. Made in 1943 and sold on July 14, 1944. Very fine and rare, stainless steel wristwatch with Breguet numerals, luminous dot indexes and outer track. Accompanied by an Extract from the Archives.

USD 15,000 - 20,000

HKD 116,000 - 155,000 / CHF 15,000 - 20,000

Sold: USD 22,500

Three-body, solid, polished and brushed, flat bezel, screw-down case back, dust cap, concave lugs. Matte silver with applied steel Breguet numerals, subsidiary seconds dial, outer dot minute divisions. Steel epee hands. Cal. 12'''-120, stamped with the Seal of Geneva quality mark, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, monometallic balance, blued steel Breguet balance spring, swan neck micrometer regulator.

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Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 35 mm. THICKNESS 9 mm.