Patek Philippe Perpetual Calendar Moon Phase 18K Rose Gold Ref. 3940R
Manufacturer: Patek Philippe
Model: Perpetual Calendar Moon Phase
Reference Number: 3940R-011 Third Series
Time Period: 1995 - 2007
Retail / Compare-At Price: n/a collector's item
Our Best Price: $49,000
Case Material: 18K rose gold
Case Diameter: 36 mm
Thickness: 9 mm
Waterproof: 80 ft. / 25 m.
Water Resistance: 2.5 ATM
Material Bezel: Stepped 18K rose gold
Glass: Sapphire crystal
Dial: Matte silver
Dial Numerals: 18K rose gold applied faceted stick hour indices, beady minute/second divisions around the outer rim
BRACELET / STRAP
Bracelet color: Black
Bracelet Material: Leather
Clasp material: 18K rose gold Calatrava Cross
Perpetual calendar, date and moon phase indicators at 6 o’clock, day and 24-hour indicators at 9 o’clock, month and leap year indicators at 3 o’clock, hours, minutes, 46-hour power reserve
18K rose gold dauphine-shaped hands, rose gold leaf-shaped functions hands
18K rose gold Calatrava fluted push/pull crown
18K rose gold downturned lugs
18K rose gold fold-over Calatrava cross Patek Philippe buckle
Sapphire crystal display case back, snap on the back
Movement stamped with the Seal of Geneva quality mark, rhodium-plated, fausses côtes decoration, straight-line lever escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung flat balance spring, 22K gold micro-rotor
This mechanisme oscillates at the frequency of 21,600 vph (3Hz).
Patek Philippe GENEVE signature at 12 o'clock, case and movement signed
Four push-piece correctors house in the case body: corrector at 9 o'clock sets "days of the week only", corrector at 11:30 sets "date and days of the week", corrector at 12:30 sets "month" and corrector at 6 o'clock sets "moon phase"
Discontinued, collector’s item
Incomplete (with Patek Philippe large wooden box, extract from the Patek Philippe Archives dated 2004 - Third Series)
The model ref. 3940 was launched in 1986 and manufactured until 2006/2007 (7000 pieces) and was then replaced by the model ref. 5140 and subsequently by the ref. 5327.