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    Patek Philippe, Very Fine and Desirable Ref. 3940J First Series, 18k Gold, Perpetual Calendar, circa 1986
    Case: 36mm, 18k gold , three body case with press on case back , No. 2839187
    Dial: silvered, applied gold baton indexes, subsidiary dials indicating the days of the week combined with 24-hour display, month combined with leap year indication, phases of the moon combined with date, outer gold minute dots, yellow gold dauphine hands
    Movement: PP Cal. 240 Q, automatic, lever movement, stamped with the seal of Geneva, 27 jewels, Gyromax balance, 22k gold micro-rotor, adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and five positions, No. 770741
    Band: leather
    Signed: Patek Phillippe on case, dial, movement


    Condition Report*: Type: Patek Philippe, Very Fine and Desirable Ref. 3940J First Series, 18k Gold, Perpetual Calendar, circa 1986
    Signed: Patek Phillipe on case, dial, movement
    Model: Ref. 3940J
    Dial: silvered, applied gold baton indexes, subsidiary dials indicating the days of the week combined with 24-hour display, month combined with leap year indication, phases of the moon combined with date, outer gold minute dots
    Hands: yellow gold dauphine hands
    Metal: 18k gold
    Case: #No. 2839187
    Case Info: three body case with press on case back
    Case Width: 36mm
    Crystal: sapphire
    Watch Movement: PP Cal. 240 Q, automatic, lever movement, stamped with the seal of Geneva, 27 jewels, Gyromax balance, 22k gold micro-rotor, adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and five positions, No. 770741
    Band: leather
    Circa: 1986
    Condition: This timepiece is presented in very good condition. The case is presented in very good condition with some signs of wear in the form of scratches and light indentions on the case sides and lugs. The dial is in very good condition with ageing evident on the subsidiary dials, which is typical in first series examples of this reference. The gold applied hours markers show obvious signs of toning. Movement runs and sets as it should. Service is recommended for daily use and timekeeping accuracy. Please note that this consignment was a late entry, and we were unable to obtain an extract in time of auction. As such, Heritage Auctions supports this timepiece as being authentic, and the winning bidder will be fully supported on any issues in obtaining an extract from Patek Philippe
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