Important Collectors’ Wristwatches, P...

New York - The Fuller Building, Mar 28, 2007

LOT 47

"Ellipse" Patek Philippe, Genève, "Ellipse," No. 1286370, case No. 527369, Ref. 3589. Made in the 1980s. Fine, oval, self-winding, 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by a fitted box. Property of an English Gentleman

USD 4,000 - 5,000

EUR 3,000 - 3,800

Sold: USD 7,080

C. Two-body, solid, polished, central hooded lugs. D. Champagne with radial Roman numerals. Black "baton" hands. M. Cal. 28-255, stamped with the Seal of Geneva Quality Mark, rhodium-plated, "fausses côtes" decoration, 36 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, Glucydur Gyromax balance adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring, 21K gold rotor segment. Dial, case and movement signed. Dim. 34 x 32 mm. Thickness 6 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original


Ref. 3589 Production of this reference started in 1972.