Patek Philippe The yellow gold Secondi al Centro ref. 2497

Year of issue: 1954
Reference number: 2497
Condition: hardly worn
Status: sold
Dealer country: Monaco
Price in EUR € n/a


Extremely rare example of the legendary yellow gold Patek Philippe perpetual calendar ref. 2497. Introduced in 1951 Reference 2497 represents the very first Patek perpetual calendar wristwatch made in series to feature Center seconds. Patek “Secondi al Centro” is considered by many collectors the most beautiful perpetual calendar ever made. The sexy curves of the large case, the spectacular dial enhanced by the charming feuille hands create a spectacular and powerful harmony. Accompanied by Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives. Manufactured in: 1954 Case n.: 679xxx Mov n.: 888xxx Calibre: cal. 27SC Q Papers: Patek Extract from the Archives Diameter: 37mm


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