PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 3969
JUMP HOUR MADE IN 50 EXAMPLES PLATINUM
Patek Philippe, Genève, case No. 2864902, movement No. 752989,
Ref. 3969. Made in 1989 in a limited edition of 50 examples in
platinum to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Patek Philippe, sold
on January 24, 1990.
Very fine and rare, tonneau-shaped, jump-hour, platinum
wristwatch with a platinum Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by
an extract from the archives.
Two-body, solid, polished and brushed, dedicated case back,
Matte silver with painted radial Arabic numerals for the minutes,
aperture for the jump hour at 12, outer minute track. Black
oxydized gold Breguet minute hand.
Cal. 215 HG, stamped with the Seal of Geneva quality mark,
rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 18 jewels, straight
line lever escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted to heat, cold,
isochronism and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating
free-sprung flat balance spring.