PATEK PHILIPPE | ELLIPSE, REFERENCE 4133/1, A YELLOW GOLD BRACELET WATCH AND MATCHING RING, CIRCA 1975
Estimate: 55,000 - 85,000 HKD
ELLIPSE, REFERENCE 4133/1
A YELLOW GOLD BRACELET WATCH AND MATCHING RING,
Calibre: cal. 16 250 mechanical, 18 jewels
Movement number: 1'261'069
Case: 18k yellow gold, snap on case back
Case number: 2'715'830
Closure: 18k yellow gold Patek Philippe bracelet and clasp
Size: 20 mm length x 22 mm width, bracelet circumference approximately 160 mm; U.S. ring size 6.5
Signed: case, dial and movement
Accessories: Patek Philippe Certificate of Identity and Guarantee of Origin
The movement is in working condition at the time of cataloguing. The dial with minor oxidization at 8 o'clock. The hands with minor discolouration due to aging. The crystals with scattered hairline. The bands with hardly any signs of wear. The case back with very minor signs of wear. Otherwise the watch is in very good condition. The clasp with very minor signs of wear.
Please note that the movement has not been tested for the accuracy of time and may need a service at the buyer's expense. Sotheby's does not guarantee the future working of the movement and we do not guarantee the authenticity of any individual component parts since subsequent repairs and restoration work may have resulted in the replacement of original parts.
You are advised that watch straps or bands made of materials derived from endangered or otherwise protected species (i.e. alligator or crocodile) are not sold with the watch and we reserve the right to remove these straps or bands prior to shipping. Furthermore, the watch may not come with its original manufacturers strap or band.
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