Up for sale is a
very attractive and rare 18K pink gold chronograph wristwatch
Signed Patek Philippe, Geneve, ref. 1579.
This beautiful rare
watch is one of the most rarest Patek watches in the market.
A similar watch sold at
a 2008 Christies Auction $276,367.00 US.
introduced into the market in 1943, takes a unique position in the
production of chronographs at Patek Philippe, as it is not only one
of the largest models with a diameter of 36 mm. but also the only
one with facetted lugs.
This watch features a
high grade movement no. 868'219, case no. 668'581, manufactured in
The cal. 13'''
nickel-finished lever movement stamped twice with the Geneva seal,
The silvered matte dial
with applied pink gold square-shaped and Arabic numerals, pink gold
feuille hands, outer Arabic five minute divisions and tachymeter
scale, two subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds and 30
minutes registers, in large circular case with down turned angular
or "spider" lugs, snap on back, pink 18K gold Patek Philippe buckle,
case and movement signed by maker, dial signed by maker.
The case measures 36mm.