PATEK PHILIPPE | REFERENCE 5016, A PLATINUM MINUTE REPEATING PERPETUAL CALENDAR TOURBILLON WRISTWATCH WITH RETROGRADE DATE, MOON PHASES AND LEAP YEAR INDICATION, CIRCA 2002 | 百達翡麗 | "型號5016 鉑金三問萬年曆陀飛輪腕錶，備逆跳日期、月相及閏年顯示，機芯編號1905066，錶殼編號4162782，約2002年製"
A PLATINUM MINUTE REPEATING PERPETUAL CALENDAR TOURBILLON WRISTWATCH WITH RETROGRADE DATE, MOON PHASES AND LEAP YEAR INDICATION, CIRCA 2002
Calibre: cal. RTO 27 PS mechanical, 28 jewels
Movement number: 1'905'066
Case: platinum, snap on sapphire crystal display back
Case number: 4'162'782
Closure: black Patek Philippe alligator strap and platinum folding clasp
Size: 36 mm diameter
Signed: case, dial and movement
Accessories: Patek Philippe Certificate of Origin, C.O.S.C Certificate, additional case back, setting pin, instruction manual, product literature and presentation box
The movement is in working condition at the time of cataloguing. The minute repeating chimes with a nice tone clarity and is in phase. All functions are working properly. The watch is in very good overall condition with minor signs of wear to the case. The bezel and band with minor signs of wear only. The hallmarks underneath the lugs are very crisp. Otherwise the watch is in excellent overall condition with sharp fluting and proportions. The folding clasp with surface 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."