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Patek Philippe

Ref. 3561 Yellow gold wristwatch Made in 1968 | 百達翡麗 3561型號黃金腕錶,1968年製

VAT applies to hammer price and buyer's premium

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 CHF

Property from a distinguished Texan collector

Patek Philippe

Patek Philippe

Ref. 3561 Yellow gold wristwatch Made in 1968 | 百達翡麗 3561型號黃金腕錶,1968年製

Ref. 3561 Yellow gold wristwatch Made in 1968 | 百達翡麗 3561型號黃金腕錶,1968年製

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 CHF

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Property from a distinguished Texan collector

Patek Philippe

Ref. 3561

Yellow gold wristwatch 

Made in 1968

百達翡麗 3561型號黃金腕錶,1968年製


Dial: silvered

Caliber: cal. 27-460 automatic movement, 37 jewels

Movement number: 1'116'631

Case: 18k yellow gold, screw-down display back

Case number: 2'672'365 

Closure: leather strap with 18k yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle

Size: diameter 34 mm

Signed: case, dial and movement

Accessories: Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming the date of sale on October 7th, 1968

MVT: running at the time of cataloguing.

CASE: in good condition overall, showing good proportions

DIAL: in good condition.


"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."

The reference 3561 was presented with a sapphire display back allowing the viewer access to the movement’s beautiful design and yellow gold rotor. The reference is only known in yellow gold and is extremely rare, with only 11 watches identified in the market today.