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Lot 95
Patek Philippe. A rare and important 18k pink gold
Sold for US$ 374,750 inc. premium

Lot Details
Patek Philippe. A rare and important 18k pink gold perpetual calendar wristwatch with phases of the moon and original Patek Philippe pink gold bracelet.
Ref: 1518, Case No.652370, Movement No.867376
23-jewel Cal. 13'''-130, rhodium-plated movement with lever escapement, monometallic balance with 8 adjustments, self-compensating Breguet balance-spring and micrometer regulator, matt silvered dial with subsidiary dial for seconds and 30 minutes recording, outer tachymetric track, apertures for the days of the week, the months and the moon phases, round polished case with downturned lugs, two rectangular push buttons in the band operating chronograph function, snap on engraved back, with original fitted 18ct pink gold Gay Freres brick link bracelet stamped Patek Philippe
35mm. Production of reference 1518 started in 1941 and went through to 1954 with only 281 examples produced, most were in yellow gold, very rarely in pink gold, and only a couple known to date in stainless steel. For a similar example see Patek Philippe Wristwatches, Martin Huber & Alan Banbery, 1998, p. 303.
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