PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 3970 YELLOW GOLD
PERPETUAL CALENDAR CHRONOGRAPH
Patek Philippe, Genève, No. 876103, Ref. 3970E.
Made circa 1992.
Very fine and rare, astronomic, water resistant,
18K yellow gold wristwatch with round button
chronograph, register, perpetual calendar and
moon phase with a Cartier gold deployant
Three-body, solid, polished, screwed-down
transparent case back, concave bezel, curved
and fluted lugs, sapphire crystals.
Matte silver with applied yellow gold bâton
and pyramid indexes, subsidiary guilloché
dials for the seconds and the 24 hours, the
30-minute register and the leap year, graduation
for the days of the month, outer 1/5th seconds
scale, aperture for the days of the week,
the months and the moon phases. Yellow gold
Cal. 27- 70 Q, stamped with the Seal of
Geneva quality mark, rhodium-plated, fausses
côtes decoration, 24 jewels, straight-line lever
escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted to
heat, cold, isochronism and 8 positions, shock
absorber, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet