PATEK PHILIPPE CALATRAVA REF. 2552 YELLOW GOLD
|Model:||Calatrava, Patek Philippe|
|Year of issue:||1954|
|Dealer name:||Caso Watches|
|Price in EUR €||n/a|
PATEK PHILIPPE CALATRAVA REF. 2552 YELLOW GOLD Undoubtedly one of the most sought-after Calatrava models among collectors is the Patek Philippe reference Ref. 2552. Its design is exceptionally modern, with a water-resistant stepped case measuring 36mm, and a wide dial that, together with the small curved lugs, gives the watch an imposing presence on the wrist. This watch is affectionately called "Disco Volante" by collectors because of its unique and unusual shapes, further adding to its appeal. The reference 2552 was produced for a brief period of five years, from 1955 to 1960, making exceptionally preserved examples like the one at hand incredibly rare and highly coveted by collectors. It is powered by the in-house automatic caliber 12-600, which boasts the Geneva Seal and is regarded by many as one of the best automatic calibers ever developed. This particular Patek Philippe reference 2552 is an exceptional timepiece, made even rarer by its overall spectacular condition. The watch has been preserved incredibly well, and the case is still in its original factory shape, retaining sharp lugs and well-defined gold hallmarks, further adding to its value and desirability. The flawless dial shows no signs of aging, still showing the accent on Genève script. In addition to its rarity and pristine condition, this Patek Philippe reference 2552 is powered by one of the best automatic calibers ever developed, the in-house 12-600 caliber with Geneva Seal. This further emphasizes the watch's exceptional quality and ensures that it is a valuable addition to any watch collection. Accompanying the watch is a Patek Philippe extract from the archives, which confirms its production in 1954 and delivery in 1955. Serial Number 686,XXX , Movement Number 761,XXX , Year 1954, Diameter 36mm.