PATEK PHILIPPE. A RARE AND IMPORTANT 18K GOLD OPENFACE KEYLESS LEVER WATCH WITH ONE MINUTE TOURBILLON

Lot №: 44031
Estimate: $200,000 - 300,000
06 December 2002
Sold price
$196 500

Description

Patek Philippe. A rare and important 18K gold openface keyless lever watch with one minute tourbillonSigned Patek Philippe, Geneve, No. 198410, circa 1931, Awarded First Prize at the Geneva Observatory Chronometer Competition in 193217''' lignes (38 mm.), with nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, Guillaume balance, one minute tourbillon by Hector Golay with steel three-arm carriage and micrometer regulation, the movement stamped twice with the Seal of Geneva, glazed dust cover, the silvered matte dial with applied gold baton numerals, gold dauphine hands, engine-turned subsidiary seconds, the plain circular case with hinged back (No. 617817), together with Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives, accompanied by Observatoire de Geneve Certificate and photocopies of the original Obervatoire de Geneve Bulletin de Depot and timing statistics, case, dial and movement signed49 mm. diam.
Brand: PATEK PHILIPPE