PATEK PHILIPPE MINUTE REPEATING
& CHRONOGRAPH PINK GOLD
Patek, Philippe & Cie., Genève, No. 137806, case No. 259822.
Made circa 1907.
Very fine and rare, 18K pink gold, keyless, minute-repeating
hunting-cased pocket watch with chronograph and register.
Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.
Four-body, "bassine" polished, the front cover with
an applied foliate monogram, button at 12 for the start/
stop and return-to-zero of the chronograph. Hinged gold
White enamel with Dauphine numerals, outer minute
track and fifths of a second divisions with five-minute Arabic
numerals, subsidiary seconds and 30-minute register.
Blued steel spade hands.
Cal. 19''', rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration,
34 jewels, counterpoised straight-line calibrated lever
escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance with gold
screws, blued steel Breguet balance spring, swan-neck micrometer
regulator, repeating on gongs with two hammers
activated by a slide on the band, visible chronograph work.