Description

    Patek Philippe & Co. Rare Ref. 485 Vintage Rose Gold Wristwatch, circa 1941
    Case: No. 624393, three body, 18k rose gold, 33 mm, hinged lugs, rounded bezel, snap on case back, recessed crown
    Dial: satin silver, applied rose gold Roman numerals and baton indexes, outer minute track, subsidiary seconds, rose gold baton hands
    Movement: No. 921321, caliber 12-120, manual winding, rhodium finish, 18 jewels, adjusted heat, cold, isochronism and five positions, Geneva quality marks
    Band: crocodile, plated buckle
    Signed: triple signed Patek Philippe Geneve, with Extract from the Archives stating date of manufacture as 1941 and date of sale January 29th, 1942


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Patek Philippe Rare Ref. 485 Vintage Wristwatch
    Dial: silver, applied rose gold Roman numerals
    Hands; rose gold baton hands
    Metal: 18k rose gold
    Case No: 624393
    Case Info: three body, hinged lugs, snap back
    Case Length: 37 mm
    Case Width: 33 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: No. 921321, caliber 12-120, manual winding, rhodium finish, 18 jewels, adjusted heat, cold, isochronism and five positions, Geneva quality marks
    Band: crocodile, plated buckle
    Circa: 1941
    Condition: dial is good, case is good, the lower right lug end should be tightened, movement good and running with some wear to the rhodium finish and missing the swan's neck spring


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