Lot 166: Gentleman''s Gold ''Golden Ellipse'' Wristwatch, Patek Philippe, Ref. 3604/1
19 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Gentleman's Gold 'Golden Ellipse' Wristwatch, Patek Philippe, Ref. 3604/1
18 kt., automatic, the cushion-shaped sunburst rose-tone dial with applied gold baton markers and dauphine hands, date aperture and sapphire crystal, diameter approximately 35.5 x 35.5 mm., completed by a basketweave bracelet, signed Patek Philippe, movement no. 1307543, ser. no. 2754814, circa 1970, bracelet original, reverse of case personally engraved, approximately 85.8 dwts. gross. Length 7 7/8 inches. With signed box.
C The Thurston Collection
The movement is currently running, but is not guaranteed to be in working order. 36J, 5 Adj, Cal. 28-255C.
Reverse of case engraved "D.J. Thurston, Jr. Chairman Regular Common Carrier Conference, 1975-1975.
Good condition. Normal wear, minor scratches to gold.
Case diameter 1 7/16 inches. Bracelet width 13/16 to 11/16 inch.
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