We are proud to offer this timelessly classic Patek Philippe mens ref. 2409 watch with bear claw lugs showcased in today's offering.
With its understated silver face and timeless yet gorgeous square case, it showcases a classic and elegant mid-century Patek style.
Its dramatic bear claw lugs give a wonderful profile from the side.
Powering it is its illustrious Patek Philippe 10 ligne movement, unquestionably among the finest hand-winding movements ever built.
It has fully Patek parts down to all hands and the signed winding crown.
Its case presents beautifully on the wrist and still retains a clear hallmark. Its silver dial is bright and clean. It may be original or more likely have been expertly partially reprinted - its original raised Patek Philippe lettering is still visible.
One of our watchmakers has disassembled it down to its last screw and cleaned and oiled it.
For the finishing touch we have equipped it with a brand new Java lizard band making it ready for immediate enjoyment.
Accompanying it is an Extract from the Patek Philippe archives attesting to its originality and authenticity.
Included with the purchase is a one-year C.O.T. international warranty on the movement and its function and a Connoisseur of Time timing certificate.
Manufacturer: Patek Philippe
Country of origin: Switzerland
Serial no.: 954,001
Year built: 1950
Model: Ref. 2409
Functions: Hours and Minutes
Designed for: Men
Case material: 18K gold
Case markings (inside): Patek Philippe & Co, Geneve, Swiss, 18K, 2409, 659,752
Case condition: Excellent with light wear. It has not been over polished and it retains a clear hallmark.
Dimensions: 26mm wide (excluding crown), 37mm long lug tip-to-tip
Dial: Silver with gold applied Roman and half-spherical indexes, signed Patek Philippe and Swiss, likely partially expertly reprinted or possibly original, bright and clean, its original raised Patek Philippe lettering is still visible
Hands: Original, gold "lances"
Movement type: Extremely high grade, Cal. 10-200, manually wound, rhodium-plated, "fausses cttes" decoration, 18 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic compensation balance adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, shock-absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance-spring, micrometer regulator
Jewels: 18 rubies
Band: Java lizard, fully stitched, padded, brand new and unworn. We also stock a variety of others straps in various prints, skins, and colors. Please ask us if you're intereste
Width between lugs: 15mm
Serviced: One of our watchmakers has disassembled it down to its last screw and cleaned and oiled it making it ready for immediate enjoyment.
Timing: Timed to precision on a state-of-the-art computerized system. Your watch is important to us, and we will take care of it for its lifetime. We provide the best after sale care in the business with an experienced team of watchmakers both of whom each have over forty years of experience and a large number of parts.
Warranty: 1-year international warranty. Please email email@example.com for details.
Box/Papers: BOX - Connoisseur of Time watch presentation box; PAPERS - Extract from the Patek Philippe archives attesting to its originality and authenticity; Custom printed Connoisseur of Time Certificate of Authenticity
Returns: 7 days full refund. 100% satisfaction guarantee
We offer a 100%
satisfaction guarantee for all of our watches. If you are in any way
unsatisfied with the watch we will fully refund the purchase price anytime
within 7 days after the watch has been received. Our goal is to exceed our
client's expectations throughout the buying experience.
All watches are packaged carefully and mailed double boxed in specially
constructed, reinforced shipping boxes designed for high value items. All
watches are sent fully insured with signature required. Most of our domestic
shipping is done through FedEx. At times we will also use USPS Express Mail,
and we can accommodate most requests for your preferred carrier.
International shipments are sent USPS International Express Mail or FedEx.
The purchase price will be the declared value of the merchandise on any
required customs forms. The payment of all customs duties, tariffs, and
taxes are the responsibility of the buyer.
Also note that water resistance of vintage watches can no longer be
guaranteed and is not covered under the watch's warranty. We do not
recommend getting a vintage watch wet, even one that was originally designed
to be waterproof.