Patek Philippe. A fine and rare 18k pink gold chronograph wristwatch with prominent lugs retailed by Gobbi, Milano Ref.1579,
Lot 256
Patek Philippe, retailed by Gobbi, Milan. A fine and rare oversize 18k rose gold chronograph wristwatch Ref.1579, Case No.668588, Movement No.868427, made in 1952, sold on June 16, 1953
Sold for US$ 90,000 inc. premium
Auction Details
Patek Philippe, retailed by Gobbi, Milan. A fine and rare oversize 18k rose gold chronograph wristwatch Ref.1579, Case No.668588, Movement No.868427, made in 1952, sold on June 16, 1953 Patek Philippe, retailed by Gobbi, Milan. A fine and rare oversize 18k rose gold chronograph wristwatch Ref.1579, Case No.668588, Movement No.868427, made in 1952, sold on June 16, 1953
Lot Details
Patek Philippe, retailed by Gobbi, Milan. A fine and rare oversize 18k rose gold chronograph wristwatch
Ref.1579, Case No.668588, Movement No.868427, made in 1952, sold on June 16, 1953
Cal.13 lignes, rhodium plated movement with eight adjustments, overcoil hairspring and whiplash regulation, silvered dial with applied rose gold baton hour markers, 12, 6 numerals, gold feuille hands, subsidiary dials for running seconds and 30 minute register, three-piece circular case with engraved reverse, square chronograph buttons and prominent sculpted lugs, case, dial and movement signed
diameter 35mm.

Footnotes

  • Reference 1579 in an oversize 35mm case and sculpted shoulders is one of the most desirable regular production Patek Philippe chronographs to the collector; with examples in rose gold particular unsusual

    With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives
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