Patek Philippe has long been regarded as the pinnacle of fine watch manufacturing. When Antoine Norbet de Patek and Jean Adrien Philippe met in Paris, it was as if two craftsmen had alined and were destined to create the ultimate timepiece manufacture the world had ever seen. With the business and sales knowhow of Mr Patek and the creative geneous of Mr Philippe the brand soon became a global sensation. Worn by some of histories most powerful and influencial people, Patek Philippe was known for its innovation and quality. This is shown today in their timepieces from “the realm of the extrodinary”.
Part of the biggest selection of Grand Complication and Minute Repeater timepieces in the world the ref 5033P-012. This particular piece was retailed and sold by the Tiffany & Co store in New York City. Never previously been offered to market, this very fine and rare Grand complication is designed around the square “Gondolo Calendario” case. The case is made in solid Platinum with a sapphire crystal glass exhibition case back. Held on a genuine black alligator strap with a matching platinum folding clasp. Fitted with the highly complicated and decorated mechanical self-winding Manufacture calibre R 27 PS QA movement. Features include minute repeater, annual calendar with day, date, month and offset seconds apertures. Black lacquered dial with applied gold markers and transferred minute track. It is finished with a sapphire crystal glass.