Description

    Patek Philippe Rare Ref. 1491 Fancy Scroll Lugs 18k Yellow Gold Wristwatch Circa 1940's
    Case: 18k yellow gold, case no. 558625, 3 body, snap back, scroll lugs, 34 mm, acrylic crystal
    Dial: silvered, applied gold batons, subsidiary seconds at 6, gold pitched dauphine hands
    Movement: movt. # 965692, mechanical hand winding, 18 jewels, Côtes de Genève finish, straight line lever escapement, adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism, and 5 positions
    Band: black generic leather strap, 18k gold Patek Philippe tang clasp
    Signed: Patek Philippe


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Patek Philippe Rare Ref. 1491 Fancy Scroll Lugs 18k Yellow Gold Wristwatch Circa 1940's
    Model: 1491
    Dial: silvered, applied gold batons
    Hands; gold pitched dauphine
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Case No: 558625
    Case Info: 3 body, snap back, scroll lugs
    Case Width: 34 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: movt. # 965692, mechanical hand winding, 18 jewels, Côtes de Genève finish, straight line lever escapement, adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism, and 5 positions
    Band: black leather strap, 18k gold Patek tang clasp
    Circa: 1940's
    Condition: overall very good, case is very good with light wear commensurate with age, movement is good and running, dial is good with signs of wear and an old style refinishing


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2016
    27th Thursday
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