Patek Philippe 2468J Hour Glass Case Watch
Patek Philippe 2468J Hour Glass Case Watch

Patek Philippe 2468J Hour Glass Case Watch

Regular price $17,500

Introduction:
This Patek Philippe 2468J watch features a 18 Kt Yellow gold "Hour Glass" case.  It ss one of the most iconic designs from Patek Philippe in the mid 20th century. The watch measures 39 x 23 mm and has a classic timeless design, soft and rounded shape.  The watch unisex and is suitable for a woman or man.   This 18K yellow gold example with applied gold Arabic numeral, dagger shaped hour markers, subsidiary dial for constant seconds, rectangular-shaped case, flared sides and lugs, snap on case. The watch is overall excellent condition for its age and has very crisp and legible hallmarks.  Multiple strap options are available.

Date & Paperwork: 
The watch was made in 1955, confirmed with an extract from the archives confirming its date of manufacture and further sale.  Additionally, the watch comes with a one year movement guarantee.

Essay:
2468 was manufactured for a relatively short period of time between 1949 and the mid 1950s. It very closely resembles the more common reference 1593 and is just 2mm smaller in length and width. There have been only 20 yellow gold examples of the 2468 references identified from the market.

Specifications: 
Reference Number: 2468J
Year Manufactured: 1955
Movement: Manual
Case Diameter: 39mm x 23mm

About Us: 
At PatekMonger, we specialize in quality. We have a beautiful selection of vintage and pre-owned Patek Philippe watches. We have served Los Angeles from our same location for decades, building relationship with lifetime customers.

Our services in repairing and restoring modern and vintage watches are all performed by our certified master watchmaker. These services often include complete disassembly of the watch and movement, a water test if necessary, complete cleaning and examination of all parts, proper oiling, reassembly, and regulating using state of the art equipment, proper seals, and new gaskets as needed.

Some say that fine craftsmanship is mans flirtation with perfection.  At PatekMonger, this is visible in the grand result.

Patek Philippe 2468J Hour Glass Case Watch
Patek Philippe 2468J Hour Glass Case Watch
Patek Philippe 2468J Hour Glass Case Watch
Patek Philippe 2468J Hour Glass Case Watch
Patek Philippe 2468J Hour Glass Case Watch
Patek Philippe 2468J Hour Glass Case Watch
Patek Philippe 2468J Hour Glass Case Watch
Patek Philippe 2468J Hour Glass Case Watch