32 PATEK PHILIPPE

PATEK PHILIPPE MADE FOR POPE PIUS IX IN 1876 Patek Philippe & Co., Genève, movement No. 52233, case No. 52233. Made in 1876, sold on May 14th, 1877 and presented by Swiss Catholics to Pope Pius IX in 1877. Fine and extremely rare, historically important, sterling silver, keyless open- face pocket watch. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Grading System

Grade: Logo-grading

Exceptional

Case: 3

Good

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-73-01

Good

ENAMEL AND VARIOUS TYPES OF DECORATION Chipped under bezel,not visible when closed

HANDS Original

Estimate:

USD 15,000 - 25,000
HKD 115,000 - 195,000
CHF 13,000 - 22,000
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details:

diameter diameter 47 mm
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CFour-body, "bassine et filets," polished, the back cover engraved with the Papal coat of arms beneath the Papal crown. Hinged silver cuvette engraved "Pio IX. P.P. Helveti Catholici D.D. MDCCCLXXVII,"
DWhite enamel with radial Roman numerals, outer minute track. Blued steel spade hands.
M40 mm. frosted gilt, bar caliber, 8 jewels, wolf's tooth winding, cylinder escapement, plain three-arm gold balance, blued steel flat balance spring, index regulator. Case numbered, cuvette signed and numbered.

Notes

DIAM. 47 mm.