Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Mar 11, 2012

LOT 95

PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 96, CALATRAVA YELLOW GOLD Patek Philippe, Genève, "Calatrava," movement No. 925792, case No. 299050, Ref. 96. Made in 1944, sold on April 27, 1944. Fine, mid-sized, 18K yellow gold wristwatch with an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

CHF 5,000 - 8,000

USD 5,500 - 8,700 / EUR 4,000 - 6,500

Sold: CHF 8,750

C. Three-body, solid, polished, fl at bezel, concave lugs. D. Black with applied yellow gold faceted bâton indexes, subsidiary seconds dial, outer minutes track. Yellow gold dauphine hands. M. Cal. 12'''-120, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, swan neck micrometer regulator. Dial, case and movement signed. Diam. 30.5 mm. Thickness 8 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-54-01

As new

Service dial

HANDS Original