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Object Name Watch, Pocket
Catalog Number 1998.24.2
Collection Watch
Date c.1910
Description 19 lignes, bridge, nickel, 21 jewels, 8 adjustments, stem wind, lever set, open face case.
White enamel dial reads, "Patek, Philippe & Cie / Geneva, Switzerland." Hours indicated with black Roman numerals. Minutes indicated around outer edge in five-minute increments using red Arabic numbers. Seconds bit at the VI-hour mark also uses red Arabic numbers. Gold filigree hands.
18K gold case engraved on back with monogram "W.A.W." Star hallmark of Patek Philippe also engraved on back, along with French .800 hallmark. Cas SN#271139. The cuvette is engraved, "No. 153510 / Awarded / Honorable Mention / Geneva Astronomical Observatory / Timing Contest 1910-1911 / A.V.W. to W.A.W. / Dec. 25, 1914 / Patek Philippe & Co, Geneva, Switzerland." Certificates from contest also included.
Maker Patek Philippe and Company
Material brass, gold, enamel, glass
Place of Origin Geneva, Switzerland
Notes Accessioned
Serial Number(s) SN#153510