Exclusive Timepieces 22 –⁠ 23 April 2023 | Monaco

Auction Details

The Monaco Legend Group team has put together an astonishing selection of rarities in the horological field. From the Unique Piece Rolex Yachtmaster, former property of the late President of Rolex Patrick Heiniger, to an outstanding example of the Patek Philippe 2523-1. Not to mention the great selection of rarities destined for Middle Eastern market, such as a Rolex Submariner and Daytona from the Sultanate of Oman and a steel Daytona with UAE emblem on the dial.
Many thanks to Auro Montanari, alias John Goldberger, Roberto Randazzo and George Pakkos for their significant help in supervising the catalogue and to Eric Tortella for his assistance in searching for some of our rarest Patek Philippe watches in his database and releasing his passport of authenticity for them.

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Session I: Saturday 22 April, 2:30 PM – lots 1 to 100
Session II: Sunday 23 April, 10:30 AM – lots 101 to 164
Session III: Sunday 23 April, 2:30 PM – lots 165 to 261

18 Patek Philippe Fine and Elegant, Chevron Design, Automatic Wristwatch in White Gold, With Breguet Numbers Dial, Reference 3588-2

Estimate: € 8,000 –⁠ 16,000

Sold € 15,600

Model: Chevrons Gold
Reference: 3588-2
Case Material: White Gold
Bracelet Material: White Gold
Year: 1970's
Movement: Automatic
Caliber: 28–255
Case N°: 2749836
Movement N°: 1 285 838
Dimensions: 35.5 mm
Signed: Dial, Case and Movement
Accessories: Extract from the Archives

Exponent of the reference 3588/2, second series of 3588 launched in 1970, the present wristwatch is a very nice specimen of Chevron Gold of absolutely great quality. The three body case in white gold with engraved stepped bezel and recessed winding crown is finely preserved with its solid integrated bracelet decorated with a wave pattern. The silvered dial displays a textured design with painted radial Breguet numerals with a similar engraved waved decoration and black baton hands moved by the caliber 28–255. To date, very few examples of reference 3588/2 have appeared on the market in this particular configuration, making this example very rare.