A lady's fine and rare platinum and diamond-set bracelet watch with original certificate and fitted presentation box

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  • Manufacturer: Patek Philippe
    Year: 1965
    Reference No: 3289/32
    Movement No: 986'714
    Case No: 2'638'147
    Material: Platinum and diamonds
    Calibre: Mechanical, 13'5, 20 jewels
    Bracelet/Strap: Platinum and diamond-set Patek Philippe bracelet, 160 mm. maximum length
    Clasp/Buckle: Platinum and diamond-set Patek Philippe concealed clasp with security clasp stamped PPC
    Dimensions: 16 mm. diameter
    Signed: Case, dial and movement signed
    Accessories: With Patek Philippe Certificat D'origine et de Garantie and fitted presentation box. Furthermore delivered with Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming the present watch is set with 16 diamonds weighing approximately 0.85 carats and 52 diamonds weighing approximately 3.95 carats and its subsequent sale on 25 November 1965.

  • Catalogue Essay

    The present watch exemplifies how Patek Philippe excels in all aspects of watchmaking. Complete with its original certificate and fitted presentation box, this lady's watch is also a beautiful piece of jewelry in the rivière style, totaling an approximate weight of 5 carats. The present watch is offered in excellent overall condition.

  • Maker Bio

    Patek Philippe

    Swiss • 1839

    Since its founding in 1839, this famous Geneva-based firm has been surprising its clientele with superbly crafted timepieces fitted with watchmaking's most prestigious complications. Traditional and conservative designs are found across Patek Philippe's watches made throughout their history — the utmost in understated elegance.

    Well-known for the Graves Supercomplication — a highly complicated pocket watch that was the world’s most complicated watch for 50 years — this family-owned brand has earned a reputation of excellence around the world. Patek's complicated vintage watches hold the highest number of world records for results achieved at auction compared with any other brand. For collectors, key models include the reference 1518, the world's first serially produced perpetual calendar chronograph, and its successor, the reference 2499. Other famous models include perpetual calendars such as the ref. 1526, ref. 3448 and 3450, chronographs such as the reference 130, 530 and 1463, as well as reference 1436 and 1563 split seconds chronographs. Patek is also well-known for their classically styled, time-only "Calatrava" dress watches, and the "Nautilus," an iconic luxury sports watch first introduced in 1976 as the reference 3700 that is still in production today.

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Ref. 3289/32
A lady's fine and rare platinum and diamond-set bracelet watch with original certificate and fitted presentation box

百達翡麗,精細及罕有,鉑金鑲鑽石,女裝鏈帶腕錶,型號3289/32,附證書及盒子,1965年製

1965
16 mm. diameter
Case, dial and movement signed

Estimate
HK$200,000 - 300,000 

sold for HK$250,000

Contact Specialist
Thomas Perazzi
Head of Watches, Asia
+852 2318 2030
thomasperazzi@phillips.com

Ziyong Ho
Specialist
+852 9386 2032
ziyongho@phillips.com

Jill Chen
Specialist
+852 2318 2033
jillchen@phillips.com

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