Description

    Patek Philippe & Co. Very Fine 18k Gold 51 MM Hunters Case, circa 1890
    Case: heavy 18k yellow gold, four body, engine turned with blank crest on the front, gold cuvette, No. 81397, reeded rim
    Dial: white enamel, Arabic numerals, sub seconds, blued steel moon hands
    Movement: No. 81397, nickel bridge, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance with Wilmot's disc regulator, wolf's tooth winding, 18 jewels
    Signed: dial and movement signed Henegen Bates & Co. Baltimore MD, movement also signed Patek Philippe & Co Geneva, original case with Jeannot & Shiebler makers mark, gross weight is 123 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Patek Philippe & Co. Very Fine 18k Gold Hunters Case
    Dial: enamel, Arabic numerals
    Hands; moon hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 123
    Case No: 81397
    Case Info: four body, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 51 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 81397, nickel bridge, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance with Wilmot's disc regulator, wolf's tooth winding, 18 jewels
    Circa: 1890
    Condition: dial is superb, case is very sharp and choice, a little wear to the crown finish, movement is good and running, cleaning is recommended


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2016
    27th Thursday
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