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Geneva, Hotel Des Bergues, Oct 31, 1998

LOT 412

Patek Philippe & Cie, Geneve, No. 973117, case No. 511483, Ref. 2427, circa 1951. Fine and rare, rectangular" bombe", 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch.

CHF 8,000 - 9,000

Sold: CHF 9,775

C. massive, polished, overhanging triandular lugs, cylinder crystal. D. matt silver with applied gold indexes + auxiliary seconds dial. "Baton " gold hands. M. 9"'-90 tonneau, rhodium plated, "fausses cotes " decoration, 18 jewels, lever escapement, Giromax balance adjusted for heat, cold isochronism and 5 positions, self-compensating Breguet balancespring, micrometer regulator. Dial, case and movement signed. Dim. 26 x 40 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 4-6*


Slightly oxidized

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 4-24


Slightly chipped