Thematic Auction in Geneva:The Evolut...

Hotel Noga Hilton, Geneva, Nov 16, 2002

LOT 601

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No 747661, case No 683057, Ref. 2549-1. Production of this reference started in 1954.Very fine and unusual 18K pink gold gentleman's wristwatch with an 18K polished and "guilloché" pink gold link bracelet, the monogram "H.A." engraved inside the clasp.

CHF 30,000 - 40,000

EUR 20,000 - 27,000

Sold: CHF 29,900

C. two-body, solid, polished, stepped circular bezel, rigid hooded lugs repeating the bracelet decoration. D. pink with applied pink gold dart indexes and Arabic numerals on a "guilloché" reserve, auxiliary seconds dial. "Dauphine" pink gold hands. M. Cal. 10 '''-200, stamped with the Geneva Quality Hall Mark, rhodium-plated, "fausses-côtes" decoration, 18 jewels, straight line lever escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted for heat, cold isochronism and 5 positions, shock-absorber, self-compensatinBreguet balance-spring, micrometer regulator.Dial, case and movement signed.Diam. 33 mm.Approx. overall length 185 mm.

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Grading System
Case: 4


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 4 - 5 - 01


A similar watch is published in "Patek Philippe Wristwatches", by Martin Huber and Alan Banbery , 1998 Edition ,p. 153.