PATEK PHILIPPE | NAUTILUS, REFERENCE 5980, A STAINLESS STEEL FLYBACK CHRONOGRAPH BRACELET WATCH WITH DATE, CIRCA 2007 | 百達翡麗 | "Nautilus 型號5980 精鋼飛返計時鏈帶腕錶，備日期顯示，機芯編號3668690，錶殼編號4398990，約2007年製"
PROPERTY FROM A GENTLEMAN
PROPERTY FROM A GENTLEMAN
NAUTILUS, REFERENCE 5980
A STAINLESS STEEL FLYBACK CHRONOGRAPH BRACELET WATCH WITH DATE, CIRCA 2007
Calibre: cal. 28-520/522 automatic, 35 jewels
Movement number: 3'668'690
Case: stainless steel, sapphire crystal display back
Case number: 4'398'990
Closure: stainless steel Patek Philippe bracelet and double folding clasp
Size: 43.5 mm width, bracelet circumference approximately 200 mm
Signed: case, dial and movement
Accessories: Patek Philippe instruction manual and presentation box
The movement is in working condition at the time of cataloguing. All functions are working properly. The crystal with minor ding at 8 o'clock. The case with light signs of polishing. Otherwise the watch is in very good condition. The bracelet is with minor 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.
Prospective bidders should review the Conditions of Business, Authenticity Guarantee, the Guide for Prospective Buyers, and any Important Notice in the sale catalogue.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. All dimensions in catalogue descriptions are approximate. Condition reports may not specify mechanical replacements or imperfections to the movement, case, dial, pendulum, separate base(s) or dome. Watches in water-resistant cases have been opened to examine movements but no warranties are made that the watches are currently water-resistant. Please note that we do not guarantee the authenticity of any individual component parts, such as wheels, hands, crowns, crystals, screws, bracelets and leather bands, since subsequent repairs and restoration work may have resulted in the replacement of original parts. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. In particular, please note it is the purchaser's responsibility to comply with any applicable import and export matters, particularly in relation to lots incorporating materials from endangered species.NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
**Please be advised that bands made of materials derived from endangered or otherwise protected species (i.e. alligator and crocodile) are not sold with the watches and are for display purposes only. We reserve the right to remove these bands prior to shipping."
Designed by Gerald Genta and is one of the most desired luxury sport watches on the market today, the Nautilus collection from Patek Philippe features a signature rounded octagonal bezel resembling a porthole construction and furthermore accompanied with an elegant rounded bracelet. Not only an iconic model that has epitomized the stylish sport watch since it was first introduced in 1976, the Nautilus have also influenced the future of horology. The present 5980 was introduced in 2006 and features a very practical date indication and a sporty chronograph, making it a stylish companion for all occasions.