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    Patek Philippe Very Fine Gold Pocket Watch with Chronograph, circa 1882
    Case: 18k rose gold, four body, 51 mm, No. 66797, signed inner cuvette, back with ornate overlay monogram, coin edge to the bezel and outermost back edge, lock out slide for the chronograph push button on the rim
    Dial: white enamel, black Roman hour numerals, gold five minute numerals, outer 1/5th seconds marks, subsidiary seconds, gold Louis XIV hands and fly back center sweep, chronograph function is activated from a button on the crown
    Movement: nickel bridge with straight line damaskeening, wolf's tooth winding, straight line lever escapement, broad moustache pallet fork, bi-metallic balance with Breguet blue steel spring, 24 jewels, pendant setting
    Signed: No. 66797, Patek Philippe & Co. Geneve on the cuvette

    Note: a copy of the Archive Extract shows that this timepiece was produced in 1882 and the date of sale was August 29th, 1883


    Condition Report*: Type: Patek Philippe Very Fine Gold Pocket Watch with Chronograph
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, gold five minutes
    Hands; gold Louis XIV, gold sweep hand
    Metal: 18k rose gold
    Gram Weight: 96
    Case No: 66797
    Case Info: four body, back with overlay monogram
    Case Width: 51 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: bridge, nickel finish with straight line damaskeening, straight line lever escapement, broad moustache form pallet, bi-metallic balance with blue Breguet spring, wolf's tooth winding, 24 jewels
    Circa: 1882
    Condition: dial is very good, one faint hairline, tiny edge nick under the bezel, case is very good, movement is very good, running well, fast/slow index arm is missing
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