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Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Oct 19, 2012

LOT 42

PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 3989 WHITE GOLD Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, Ellipse, No. 1337702, case No. 2849583, Ref. 3989. Made circa 1978. Fine and rare, oval, 18K white gold wristwatch with an 18K white gold Patek Philippe buckle.

C. Two-body, solid, polished and brushed, hobnail bezel, hooded lugs, sapphire crystal. D. Silver with applied yellow gold baton indexes. Black feuille hands. M. Cal. 215, Geneva Quality Hallmark, rhodium-plated, fausses-côtes decoration, 18 jewels, straight line lever escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted for heat, cold isochronism and 5 positions, shock-absorber, self-compensating fl at balance-spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Dim. 27 x 32 mm.

HKD 30,000 - 40,000

USD 4,000 - 5,000 / EUR 3,000 - 4,000

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-17-01

Very good

Slightly spotted

HANDS Original