MK Personal Collection Unique 18K Center Sweep Seconds Officers Watch By Patek Philippe Circa 1920
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MK Personal Collection Unique 18K Center Sweep Seconds Officers Watch By Patek Philippe Circa 1920. This is a very fine and early 18K yellow gold wristwatch by Patek Philippe. The watch has a sweep center seconds with an enamel dial with large Arabic luminescent numerals and framed with 60 minute outer chapter ring (unique). The watch has a three piece 18K yellow gold circular case signed "PPCo" with Swiss hallmarks stamped on the inside back and the back of the lugs as well (Serial # 293.568). The watch measures 44.00mm lug to lug x 34.00mm without the crown. The watch has a high grade Swiss nickel plated indirect center sweep second movement by Patek Philippe featuring a 17 jewel rhodium-plated movement with fausses cotes decoration, straight line lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and self-compensating Breguet balance spring topped with a micrometer regulator (Serial # 171.326). The movement is in running condition. It is topped with an original white porcelain dial with large Arabic Indexes and sweep second. Please note the dial does have a hairline crack.