Lot 4234. Pocket watch: rare Gold/enamel Patek Philippe half-savonnette No. 23294, from the former possession of the counts of Geneva in 1865

Starting price:€ 6 000
Auction date:09.09.2017   18:30 UTC +02:00
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Lot 4234 | Pocket watch: rare Gold/enamel Patek Philippe half-savonnette No. 23294, from the former possession of the counts of Geneva in 1865
Approx. Ø47mm, approx. 86g, 18K Gold, half-savonnette à goutte, rear-side enamelled monogram MRR, in an enamelled count crown, jump lid with cobalt signed blue enameled numerals, dust cover, and numbered, Patek Philippe precision decreased plant with offset anchor, wolf teeth, early Crown wound movement, very rare calibre, the production period of this caliber only CA. 1865 to CA. 1870, shown in Martin Huber & Alan Banbery "Patek Philippe" on page 120, very decorative enamel dial with red minute track and red second, also signed, original, blued semi-savonnette-steel hands, good condition, fully functional. This watch was very probably made for a Polish count. A comparable piece in 2003, in Geneva auction more than 9,000 Swiss francs (source:https://www.cortrie.EN/go/wl0).

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