Patek Philippe Vintage Square Gondolo 18K Rose Gold Ref. 2472R
Manufacturer: Patek Philippe
Model: Square Gondolo
Reference Number: 2472R
Movement: Manual winding
Condition: Good, wear consistent with age and use, minor signs of discoloration on the dial
Time Period: 1950’s
Retail / Compare-At Price: n/a collector’s item
Our Best Price: $19,800
Case Material: 18K rose gold
Case Diameter: 27 mm x 27 mm
Thickness: 8 mm
Water Resistance: -
Material Bezel: Fixed 18K rose gold
Glass: Flat top acrylic
Dial Numerals: Rose gold applied faceted dagger-shaped and decorative hour indices
BRACELET / STRAP
Bracelet color: 18K rose gold
Bracelet Material: 18K rose gold
Clasp material: 18K rose gold signed Patek Philippe and “GF” initials stamped, minor signs of tarnish
Hours, minutes, subsidiary seconds at 6 o’clock
Two-body brushed and polished square case and ribbed band
Rose gold applied pencil-shaped hour/minute hands, stick small seconds hand
Small seconds subsidiary dial with painted stick-shaped divisions every 5 seconds
18K rose gold special marquise-shaped lugs, crisp hallmark in the back of the upper right lug
18K rose gold solid case back, snap back
18K rose gold push/pull knurled crown
The 18K rose gold detachable thick woven mesh bracelet was manufactured by Gay Frères (founded in 1835 in Geneva) with “GF” initials stamped on the buckle, signed by Gay Frères.
The caliber 10-200T manual winding movement is stamped with the Geneva Quality Hallmark. It is rhodium-plated with fausses côtes decoration, it is constructed with 18 jewels, has a straight line lever escapement, a monometallic balance, a self-compensating Breguet balance-spring, a micrometric regulator, and adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions.
This manual winding caliber 10-200, 10 ligne accross, was produced from 1946 to 1965.
The dial, movement and case are all signed.
Patek Philippe started the production of this reference in 1950.
Incomplete (no box, extract from the Patek Philippe Archives on order)