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.
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.
Reference Number: 2468J
Year Manufactured: 1955
Case Diameter: 39mm x 23mm