View full screen - View 1 of Lot 2208. Reference 5004 | A highly important and possibly unique platinum perpetual calendar split seconds chronograph wristwatch with moon phases, 24 hours, leap year indication, Breguet numeral at 12 o'clock and special blue tachymetre dial, Circa 2009, Formerly in the collection of Eric Clapton, CBE | 百達翡麗 |型號5004 | 非常重要及獨特鉑金萬年曆追針計時腕錶,備月相、24小時、閏年顯示、12時寶璣式時標及特製藍色測速錶盤,約2009年製,原為 Eric Clapton, CBE 收藏.
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Patek Philippe

Reference 5004 | A highly important and possibly unique platinum perpetual calendar split seconds chronograph wristwatch with moon phases, 24 hours, leap year indication, Breguet numeral at 12 o'clock and special blue tachymetre dial, Circa 2009, Formerly in the collection of Eric Clapton, CBE | 百達翡麗 |型號5004 | 非常重要及獨特鉑金萬年曆追針計時腕錶,備月相、24小時、閏年顯示、12時寶璣式時標及特製藍色測速錶盤,約2009年製,原為 Eric Clapton, CBE 收藏

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Estimate:

5,000,000 to - 10,000,000 HKD

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Patek Philippe

Patek Philippe

Reference 5004 | A highly important and possibly unique platinum perpetual calendar split seconds chronograph wristwatch with moon phases, 24 hours, leap year indication, Breguet numeral at 12 o'clock and special blue tachymetre dial, Circa 2009, Formerly in the collection of Eric Clapton, CBE | 百達翡麗 |型號5004 | 非常重要及獨特鉑金萬年曆追針計時腕錶,備月相、24小時、閏年顯示、12時寶璣式時標及特製藍色測速錶盤,約2009年製,原為 Eric Clapton, CBE 收藏

Reference 5004 | A highly important and possibly unique platinum perpetual calendar split seconds chronograph wristwatch with moon phases, 24 hours, leap year indication, Breguet numeral at 12 o'clock and special blue tachymetre dial, Circa 2009, Formerly in the collection of Eric Clapton, CBE | 百達翡麗 |型號5004 | 非常重要及獨特鉑金萬年曆追針計時腕錶,備月相、24小時、閏年顯示、12時寶璣式時標及特製藍色測速錶盤,約2009年製,原為 Eric Clapton, CBE 收藏

Estimate:

5,000,000 to - 10,000,000 HKD

Lot sold:

7,677,000

HKD

Property of a World Renowned Collector


Patek Philippe

Reference 5004

A highly important and possibly unique platinum perpetual calendar split seconds chronograph wristwatch with moon phases, 24 hours, leap year indication, Breguet numeral at 12 o'clock and special blue tachymetre dial, Circa 2009, Formerly in the collection of Eric Clapton, CBE

百達翡麗

型號5004

非常重要及獨特鉑金萬年曆追針計時腕錶,備月相、24小時、閏年顯示、12時寶璣式時標及特製藍色測速錶盤,約2009年製,原為 Eric Clapton, CBE 收藏


Dial: blue

Calibre: cal. CHR 27-70 Q mechanical, 28 jewels

Movement number: 3'275'321

Case: platinum, screw down sapphire crystal display back

Case number: 4'458'990

Closure: brown unsigned leather strap and platinum Patek Philippe folding clasp

Size: 36.5 mm diameter

Signed: case, dial and movement

Accessories: Patek Philippe Certificate of Origin, additional case back, setting pin, instruction manual, portfolio photographs and presentation box

附帶證書、備用錶背蓋、調校筆、說明書、檔案照片集及盒子

The movement is in working condition at the time of cataloguing. All functions are working properly. This is the only known platinum reference 5004 with special blue dial, tachymetre and Breguet numerals at 12 o'clock. These elements are confirmed on the Extract from the Archives and Certificate of Origin. This is also illustrated on the portfolio photograph. The case with light wear that can be seen with the aide of a loupe. There is a minor ding to the outside of the top left lug. The Atelier strap was made specifically for this watch and the owner selected the type of saddle and stitching specifically. The watch does retain its original Patek Philippe alligator strap. This watch is highly exceptional and important.


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."