Patek Philippe 18K yellow gold ref. 1450, made in 1949 and sold in 1950

Model:
Year of issue: 1950
Reference number: 1450J
Condition: hardly worn
Status: available
Dealer country: United States
Price in US $ 10,000

Description

Patek Philippe 18K yellow gold ref. 1450, made in 1949 and sold in 1950. The “Top Hat” ref. 1450 was one of the most elegant and iconic references made in the mid-20th century. Produced from 1940 through the end of the 1950s, this reference was offered in yellow gold, white gold, pink gold and platinum. The cases were made by Markowsky, indicated by master key mark 8 seen on the inside of his works, the same maker of the famous Patek Philippe “Eiffel Tower” and “Banana” as well as a myriad of other innovative cases.
Reference Number: 1450J
Production Year: 1949
Original Date of Sale: May 12, 1950
Size: 38 x 25 mm
Material: 18K yellow gold
Dial Color: Silvered
Watch Movement: 9'"90
Accompanied By: Extract from the Archives

Dealer

John Reardon