Patek Philippe. A white gold limited edition "Pagoda" wristwatch with pink dial, Ref. 5500g, 1997.
Lot 152
Patek Philippe. A fine white gold limited edition commemorative wrist chronometer with Bulletin de MarchePagoda, Ref:5500G-001, Case no. 4014911, Movement no. 1858867, completed 1997
US$ 25,000 - 30,000
£15,000 - 18,000
Lot Details
Patek Philippe. A fine white gold limited edition commemorative wrist chronometer with Bulletin de Marche
Pagoda, Ref:5500G-001, Case no. 4014911, Movement no. 1858867, completed 1997
18-jewel Cal. 215 manually wound movement adjusted to temperature, position and isochronism, free sprung Gyromax balance, Seal of Geneva, rectangular pink dial with raised gold roman chapters, polished gold hands, subsidiary seconds, within a flared white gold case with tapered step lugs, maker's leather strap and white gold buckle together with leather triptych display box, Certificates of Origin and Attestation, Bulletin de Marche, silver commemorative medal, suede pouch, tag, wallet with literature and commemorative book. 30mm

Footnotes

  • The Pagoda was sold in 1997 to commemorate the inauguration of Patek Philippe's new watch manufacture. The watch was inspired by reference 2441 "Eiffel Tower" made in the 1950's.

    The reference 5500, a Gentleman's model, was made in a limited edition of 2000 watches in all metals while the Lady's model, Ref. 4900, was made in a total of 750 examples. The present lot was made in a limited edition of 250 pieces.

    - Ref. 5500J: 1,100 in 18K Yellow Gold
    - Ref. 5500R: 500 in 18K rose gold,
    - Ref. 5500G: 250 in 18K white gold
    - Ref. 5500P: 150 in platinum.
    - Ref. 4900J: 500 in 18K yellow gold,
    - Ref. 4900R: 150 in 18K rose gold
    - Ref. 4900G: 100 in 18K white gold.
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