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    Patek Philippe, Very Fine and Rare Ref. 1593 "Hour Glass", 18k Yellow Gold, Circa 1949
    Case: 25 mm x 42 mm, 18k yellow gold, two body case, with snap on caseback, No. 657956
    Dial: Silver with applied gold hour markers, gold leaf style hands
    Movement: Patek Philippe Cal. 9-90, manual wind, nickel finished, 18 jewels, No. 971975
    Band: Patek Philippe signed lizard strap on PP signed 18k gold buckle
    Signed: Patek Philippe on case, dial, movement

    This timepiece is accompanied by an Extract from the Archives indicating the production date as 1949 and the date of sale as May 10th, 1950


    Condition Report*: Type: Patek Philippe, Very Fine and Rare Ref. 1593 "Hour Glass", 18k Yellow Gold, Circa 1949
    Signed: Patek Philippe on case, dial, movement
    Model: Ref. 1593J
    Dial: Silver with applied gold hour markers
    Hands: gold leaf style hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Case: #No. 657956
    Case Info: two body case, with snap on caseback
    Case Length: 42 mm
    Case Width: 25 mm
    Crystal: faceted glass
    Watch Movement: Patek Philippe Cal. 9-90, manual wind, nickel finished, 18 jewels, No. 971975
    Band: Patek Philippe signed lizard strap on PP signed 18k gold buckle
    Circa: 1949
    Condition: This timepiece is presented in excellent preserved condition. The case is very sharp with its original finishing still present, and toning at the crown area. Some light surface wear around crown area, as to be expected. The dial is in very good condition with heavy toning on the applied gold hour markers, and light wear around edges. Rare original two plane crystal is also in excellent condition. Monogrammed on case back reads: "RHS to EBM 1950". The timepiece is presented on a NOS period correct PP lizard strap and correct PP signed "Depose" buckle.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    10th Tuesday
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