Patek Philippe. A fine and rare stainless steel wristwatch with tear-drop lugs Ref:1461, Case No.654878, Movement No.956383
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Patek Philippe. A fine and rare stainless steel wristwatch with tear-drop lugs Ref:1461, Case No.654878, Movement No.956383
Sold for £7,800 (US$ 13,110) inc. premium
Lot Details
Patek Philippe. A fine and rare stainless steel wristwatch with tear-drop lugs
Ref:1461, Case No.654878, Movement No.956383
18-jewel Cal.10-200 nickel-finished lever movement, precision regulator, silvered dial, applied Arabic and dot numerals, subsidiary seconds, polished stainless steel circular case with tear-drop lugs, snap on back, case, dial and movement signed
32mm.

Footnotes

  • Accompanied by Patek Philippe Extract Extract from the Archives confirming manufacture of this watch in 1951 and its subsequent sale on December 12th 1951. It has never been offered at auction before.

    Patek Philippe produced the reference 1461 from 1940 until approximately 1953. They were made in yellow or pink gold, steel and also steel and gold versions. Patek Philippe produce the model in three versions, the first with caliber 10-105 from 1940-1946, the 2nd with caliber 10-110, 1940-1950 and the 3rd series with caliber 10-200 from 1946 until the end of production.
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