Outstanding example of 18k yellow gold Patek Philippe ref 1518 manufactured in 1948. The present specimen is in absolutely superb condition: the dial preserves an amazing indelible writing and the case still retains all its original angles and hallmarks.
Reference 1518 is the rarest Patek Philippe reference with only 281 pieces produced from 1941 to the 1954. This legendary and iconic reference represents the first perpetual calendar chronograph wristwatch serially produced, whose design influenced the rest of the beautiful lineage of Patek’s perpetual calendar chronographs.
You can read more about the history of the reference 1518 at “The Onlyvintage Magazine”
Case n.: 650xxx
Mov n.: 867xxx
Caliber: 13’’’130 Q
Papers: Patek Philippe’s Extract from the Archives
Manufactured in: 1948
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