PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 788/1
RICOCHET DRESS WATCH YELLOW GOLD
Patek Philippe, Genève, "Ricochet", No. 797427, case No. 318557,
Ref. 788/1. Made in 1965, sold on December 1st, 1967.
Very fine and rare, asymmetric, keyless, 18K yellow gold dress watch
with sunburst pattern designed by Gilbert Albert with an 18k yellow
gold Patek Philippe chain. Accompanied by an extract from the
archives dated 1989.
Two-piece, solid, with "sunburst" pattern, snap on caseback.
Sunburst champagne, repeating the case pattern with painted
black baton indexes. Black "baton" hands.
Cal. 23-300 PM, stamped with the Seal of Geneva quality mark,
rhodium-plated, "fausses côtes" decoration, 18 jewels, straight-
line lever escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted to heat, cold,
isochronism and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating
Breguet balance spring.