Description

    Patek Philippe Ref. 1559 Vintage 18k Gold Rectangular Wristwatch, circa 1940
    Case: 18k yellow gold, two body, curved back with 1943 inscription, No. 629294, articulated small claw lugs, 40 mm x 23 mm
    Dial: applied gold Breguet numerals, subsidiary seconds, gold spade hands, black minute marks
    Movement: No. 835576, nickel bridge, stamped twice with Geneva quality marks, straight line lever, 18 jewels, adjusted heat, cold, isochronism and five positions
    Band: dark brown alligator with 18k buckle
    Signed: case, dial, movement and band marked Patek Philippe


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Patek Philippe Ref. 1559 Vintage 18k Gold Rectangular Wristwatch
    Dial: applied gold Breguet numerals
    Hands; gold spades
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Case No: 629294
    Case Info: two body, curved back
    Case Length: 40 mm
    Case Width: 23 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 835576, nickel bridge, stamped twice with Geneva quality marks, straight line lever, 18 jewels, adjsuted heat, cold, isochronism and five positions
    Band: Patek Philippe alligator band, later 18k buckle
    Circa: 1940
    Condition: very sharp condition for this vintage, dial and movement are very good, case is very good, case back is engraved LEH to JTR, Feb. 19, 1938, Xmas 1943, tip of numeral five a little short


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th Friday
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