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Patek Philippe Calatrava
1578

Pre-owned () | Year of production 1958 | Original box | Original papers
$17,250
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Basic Info

Listing code G7V4S9
Brand Patek Philippe
Model Calatrava
Reference number 1578
Dealer product code CHW4707
Movement Manual winding
Case material Yellow gold
Bracelet material Leather
Year of production 1958
Condition (Worn with little to no signs of wear)
Scope of delivery
Original box, original papers
Gender Men's watch/Unisex
Location United Kingdom, London
Price £13,500 (= $17,250)
Availability Item is in stock

Caliber

Movement Manual winding
Movement/Caliber 27SC

Case

Case material Yellow gold
Case diameter 35 mm
Water resistance Not water resistant
Bezel material Yellow gold
Crystal Plexiglass
Dial White
Dial numerals No numerals

Bracelet/strap

Bracelet material Leather
Bracelet color Brown
Clasp Buckle
Clasp material Yellow gold

Description

Watch: Patek Philippe 1578
Stock Number: CHW4707
Price: £13,500.00

Immaculate original condition clearly well looked after and loved. The dial is exceptional in its quality. What makes this particular watch even more collectable and sought after is the fact it comes accompanied with its ORIGINAL Patek Philippe papers, presented in the original envelope, with its original box. These papers are the original papers and not a later extract from the Patek Philippe Archive.
Dated 25th of October 1958 to be precise. Movement number 706838. This watch was last seen for sale publicly at a Christies auction in 2004 (as documented).
Yellow gold 35mm case with off white / cream raised enamel dial, gold baton hour markers and hands along with gold crown. Fitted to a brown leather strap with signed Patek Philippe buckle.
What made the 1578 that little bit different at the time were those beautiful so called spider lugs. Manual Wind operating from the well-respected 27SC calibre this particular model produced for just a short period of time have become a collector’s favourite and the fact it has those original papers could quite possible make this one of or at best one of a handful of this model available anywhere and it is here in London available now.


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