1,400 - 1,800 GBP
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- A gold wristwatch
circa 1940 ref 96J Calatrava mvt 920055 case 296253
- diameter 30mm.
cal 12-120 damascened nickel lever movement, 18 jewels, bi-metallic compensation balance, precision regulator • silvered dial, applied roman and baton numerals, subsidiary seconds • 18k gold case with flat polished bezel • case, dial and movement signed
Production of ref.96 'Calatrava' began in 1932. The model's classic styling ensured its enduring appeal and production continued until 1973. Today Patek Philippe still list a Calatrava range which are often referred to as their 'signature' pieces.