1980's Patek Philippe Ellipse Mens Bracelet Watch, Ref. 3788 - 18K Gold

Patek Philippe

Item No. 5685SH

Today's offering showcases this beautiful and classic mens Patek Philippe Ellipse with full length original bracelet. Featuring Patek's renowned ellipse design, it showcases a slender and elegant style. It is powered by an Patek Philippe caliber E23C quartz movement with quick-setting date.

The original royal blue dial makes a stunning presentation next to the deep yellow of the 18K gold case and brick link bracelet.

The watch is 100% original down to the dial, hands, band, and crown and presents nicely. Accompanying are its original papers, box, and a tag showing it was previously serviced by Patek.

Included with the purchase is a new one-year warranty on the movement and its function.

  • Manufacturer: Patek Philippe
  • Country of origin: Switzerland
  • Serial no.: 1,580,358
  • Case no.: 2,815,309
  • Year built: c. 1980's
  • Model: Ref. 3788/3J
  • Functions: Hours, Minutes, Quick-Setting Date
  • Designed for: Men
  • Case material: 18K gold
  • Case condition: Just short of mint
  • Dimensions: 27mm (excluding crown) x 32mm, 7mm thick
  • Dial: Deep rich royal blue with gold baton indices, signed Patek Philippe and GENEVE, original
  • Hands: Original, gold batons
  • Movement type: Signed Patek Philippe, Cal. E23C, quartz, rhodium plated, fausses côtes and calatrava decoration,7 jewels, adjusted
  • Jewels: 7 rubies
  • Band: Original, integral, signed Patek Philippe, full length, sized to fit a wrist up to approx. 7 5/8 inches. length can be adjusted by a jeweler. Previous signs of polishing to the logo on the clasp, otherwise it presents as near mint plus with very slight stretch
  • Crystal: Sapphire, mint condition
  • Warranty: 1-year warranty. Please email concierge@cotwatches.com for details. 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.
  • Box/Papers: BOX - Original Patek box; PAPERS - Original papers and certificate; tag showing it was previously serviced by Patek
  • 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.

To get an idea of how this watch will look on the wrist, please use the Watch Sizing Guide


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