Lot 2881 ♣ - A197 Wristwatches & Pocketwatches - Wednesday, 30. June 2021, 05.00 PM
Patek Philippe, extremely rare "Beyer" Jubilee Perpetual Calendar, 1985.
This Perpetual Calendar was a new design by Patek Philippe. In 1985, Patek Philippe manufactured a very limited edition of only 25 items on the occasion of the 225th Anniversary of Chronometrie Beyer in Zurich. As a special feature, the watch has a gold dial, and a Limited Edition number (here: No. 22) is printed at 6h. Chronometrie Beyer is the oldest watch store in the world. Already in 1839, the Beyer company was a client of Patek Philippe.
Reference No: 3940
Case: With gold snap-on caseback, engraved: Patek Philippe No 770022, Fabriquée pour le 225 ème anniversaire de Beyer à Zürich 1760 - 1985.
Dial: Gold dial, signed: Patek Philippe Genève and Beyer as well as the Limited Edition No: 22. Perpetual calendar with date, day, month, moon phase and 24-hour indication
Movement: High-grade automatic movement No: 770022, Cal. 240 Q with 27 rubies
Band: Patek Philippe crocodile leather band with original gold tang buckle
Accessories: Warranty certificate, invoice, box, outer card box, user manual and setting pin
CHF 50 000 / 90 000
€ 46 730 / 84 110
Sold for CHF 183 300 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.