From time to time J Farren-Price acquires fine pre-owned watches. This month we feature exciting 5 new Patek Philippe additions!
- Patek Philippe Annual Calendar 5035P with black roman dial
- Patek Philippe Men’s Wind-Up Gondolo 5024G with salmon coloured dial
- Patek Philippe Calatrava Limited Edition 5000G with black dial
- Patek Philippe 40th anniversary platinum ‘Golden Ellipse’ set comprised of 5738P, 3738P watches, white gold Ellipse Cuff links and white gold Ellipse necklace
- Patek Philippe Grand Complication Celestial Sky Moon 5102J with blue dial
MATERIALS: Platinum case, crown and bezel. Exhibition back with Sapphire cyrstal front and black leather strap.
DIAL AND DIAMETER: Black Dial with Annual Calendar, Roman Numeral Markers and Luminescent Markers. 37 mm case diameter.
FUNCTIONS: Annual Calendar, 24 Hour Sub-dial at 6 o’clock, centre sweep second hand. Water resistant to 25 metres
POWER SOURCE: Automatic movement with approximately 48 hour power reserve.
HISTORY & PRICE: Sold by J Farren-Price in July 1998, comes complete with original papers. In excellent condition, un-serviced.
REF: 5035P || Price: $39,950
MATERIALS: 18K White Gold case, crown, bezel and buckle on a black alligator leather strap
DIAL AND DIAMETER: Salmon Pink Dial with Applied Silver Arabic Numerals, Small Seconds
FUNCTION: Hours, minutes and small seconds
POWER SOURCE: Manual Wind Movement
HISTORY: Excellent pre-owned condition, un-serviced complete with original Patek Philippe folder, papers and carton. This is a classic Patek Philippe men’s wind up watch. Sold by J Farren-Price in July 1996
REF: 5024G ||PRICE: $17,500 AUD
DIAL AND DIAMETER: Black dial with white Arabic numerals and inner minute track. 35 MM diameter
FUNCTION: Hours, minutes and subsidiary seconds at 4 o’clock
POWER SOURCE: Automatic movement and self-winding, 48 hour power reserve and the Geneva Seal. Movement is the ultra-thin automatic winding Patek Philippe Caliber 240 PS with mini-rotor, 27 jewels,
HISTORY: This Calatrava is one of the most popular of the discontinued models, and they come up for sale fairly rarely. The 18k white gold is the most rare of the reference 5000 versions. Watch is in excellent un-serviced condition with box and papers. Sold by J Farren-Price in April 2004.
REF: 5000G || PRICE: $27,500
WATCHES: Platinum deployment clasp, oval case, dial and movement; Blue sunburst dial, applied 18k white gold baton numerals, oval case, diamond to the band at 6 o’clock, snap on back, concealed lugs. Each watch with cal. 240 automatic movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 27 jewels.
HISTORY: Rare limited edition of 100 – ’40th Anniversary Platinum Golden Ellipse Set’ sold by J Farren-Price in January 2009. Condition as brand new. This set comprises 5738P, 3738P watches, white gold Ellipse Cuff links and white gold Ellipse necklace. All packaging and paperwork included.
PRICE: $125,000 when new in 2009, this set represents excellent buying for a limited edition set at $89,000
MATERIALS: 18 carat yellow gold case, crown and bezel. Leather strap
DIAL: Blue dial
FUNCTIONS: Hours, Minutes, Solar Time, Sidereal Time, Lunar Days, and Lunation
POWER SOURCE: Self-winding with 48 hour power reserve
HISTORY: Sold by J Farren-Price in January 2009, condition as brand new with box and papers. This watch was only produced for about 2 years and so very few exist making it very collectable. Possibly the most attractive of the Celestial models.
PRICE: New price approx. $350,000 || Pre-loved price $249,500