PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 5102 CELESTIAL RETAILED
BY MERCURY RUSSIA SPECIAL EDITION WHITE GOLD
Patek Philippe, Genève, "The Celestial Wristwatch," No. 41 / 50, movement No. 3580270, Ref. 5102G.
Made in a Limited Edition of 50 pieces retailed by Mercury, Moscow.
Extremely fine, rare and unusual, astronomic, self-winding, 18K white gold wristwatch with mean
time indication, nocturnal sky chart of the Northern Hemisphere, moon phases and moon orbit,
time of the meridian passage of Sirius and moon with an 18K white gold Patek Philippe deployant
clasp. Accompanied by a fitted wooden box and Extract from the Archives.
Three-body, solid, polished, stepped bezel, case band embossed with Calatrava pattern, concave
lugs with screwed bars, transparent screw-down case back, sapphire crystals. The crown at 2
adjusts the time and winds the watch, the one at 4 adjusts the sky, lunar orbit and moon phases.
Mid-night blue sky chart with gold star constellations and North/ South/ East/ West divisions,
made from 3 superimposed sapphire crystal discs, outer divisions to adjust moon phases and sky,
outermost Roman hour graduations, aperture for the moon phases. White skeletonized feuille
Cal. 240/165, stamped with the Seal of Geneva quality mark, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes
decoration, 48 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted to heat, cold,
isochronism and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung flat balance spring,
18K yellow gold micro-rotor.