Description

    Patek Philippe Ref. 2450 18K Gold Wristwatch Owned by Baseball Legend Minnie Minoso
    Case: 18k yellow gold, case no. 686237, numbered 237 on inner case edge, 2 body, snap back, 35 mm, acrylic crystal
    Dial: silvered, subsidiary seconds, applied gold indexes, gold dauphine hands
    Movement: cal. 12-400, mechanical hand wind, 18 jewels, straight line lever escapement, adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism, and 5 positions, Geneva seal stamp, movt. # 725157
    Band: custom personalized 18k gold bracelet 62.18g with "OM" monogram, and brown strap
    Signed: Patek Philippe on dial, case, and movement, with Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives, with image of the watch being worn by Minnie Minoso, with provenance letter signed by Sharon Minoso (wife)


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Patek Philippe Ref. 2450 18K Gold Wristwatch Owned by Baseball Legend Minnie Minoso
    Model: 2450
    Dial: silvered, applied gold indexes
    Hands; gold dauphine hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Case No: 686237
    Case Info: 2 body, snap back
    Case Width: 35 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: cal. 12-400, mechanical hand wind, 18 jewels, straight line lever escapement, adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism, and 5 positions, Geneva seal stamp, movt. # 725157
    Band: personalized 18k bracelet 62.18g, brown strap
    Circa: 1955
    Condition: movement is running, wear and brassing visible on bridges, dial shows wear, case shows wear, replacement crown


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