Cal. 27-AM 400, 18 jewels, manual winding.
Silver-toned with signs of ageing (spotting) in two places. Arabic numerals at 12 with steel indices.
|Box & Papers|
Patek Philippe box and certificate of origin.
Lic-branded grey leather strap with stainless steel pin buckle
Vintage Patek Philippe Calatrava Ref.3417, ‘Amagnétique’,Stainless Steel, 1966
What can we say about this stunning, highly collectable wristwatch? It’s one of the grail pieces for Patek collectors: The ref.3417 ‘Amagnétique’ with a 35mm stainless steel case. Featuring the famous 18 jewel, 27-AM 400 manual wind calibre and the soft iron cage is present and correct. The silver dial is double-signed: Patek Philippe Geneve and Hausmann & Co. (an Italian authorised Patek Phillipe retailer, still in business today!) Caseback denotes ref. 3417 and case no.2633152. Presented in a black Patek Philippe box and comes with its original certificate of origin confirming the matching movement number, 732859 which dates the watch to c.1965/66. Presented on a Lic-branded grey leather strap and stainless steel pin buckle.