One of the finest selections of vintage and contemporary watches we were able to put together. We tried to do our best to offer you extremely rare and well preserved collectable pieces of the best manufactures.
Session I: Saturday 22 October, 2:30 PM – lots 1 to 104
Session II: Sunday 23 October, 10:30 AM – lots 105 to 179
Session III: Sunday 23 October, 2:30 PM – lots 180 to 271
154 Patek Philippe Very Rare and Fine, Open Face, Chronograph Pocket Watch in Pink-gold, With Vertical 30-minute Recorder Register, Reference 685, With Extract from the Archives
Estimate: € 20,000 – 40,000
Sold € 26,000
Model: Pocket Watch
Case Material: Pink Gold
Case N°: 624655
Movement N°: 862704
Dimensions: 47 mm
Signed: Dial, Case and Movement
Accessories: Extract from the Archives
The present pocket watch is a genuine and fascinating open face chronograph very well preserved. The circular case is in 18k pink gold and still presents the hallmarks, Patek Philippe signature and serial numbers very crisp and deep as well as the case back. The peculiarities of the present watch can be found on the pink dial that presents applied gold Arabic numbers and baton indexes, outer minute and chronograph ring, tachymeter scale based 1000, subsidiary seconds and minute register. The lot is offered with the Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming production of the present watch in pink gold in 1941 and its subsequent sale on 17 July 1942.