Patek Philippe 5102J
- Stock #: 144840
- Brand: Patek Philippe
- Series: Grand Complications
- Model: 5102J
- Retail Price: $240,800.00
- Sale Price: $215,000.00
Dial Color: Blue
Case: 18k Yellow Gold 43mm
Strap: Crocodile Leather
Bezel: 18k Yellow Gold
Crystal: Scratch Resistant Sapphire
Water Resistant: 25 meters
Certificate of Authenticity: Yes
Previously owned Patek Philippe Sky Moon Celestial Grand Complication, Model # 5102G.
18k yellow gold 36mm case with a crocodile leather strap and 18k yellow gold deploy buckle. Automatic movement, Caliber 240 LU CL. Hours, Minutes, Solar Time, Sidereal Time, Lunar Days, Lunation.
Sky Moon – The night sky of the Northern Hemisphere rotates counter clockwise on its dial, showing the angular progression of the stars relative to the meridian passage of Sirius. At the same time, the display shows the meridian passage and phases of the moon. Two hands from the center show the hours and minutes of mean solar time on a dial with Roman numerals. The complex astronomical displays rely on a system of stacked sapphire crystal discs which rotate at different speeds and create a mesmerizing impression of depth. The celestial background is a blue sapphire crystal disc in a wheel with 279 teeth. This disc reproduces the orbit of the moon. Via a planetary gear train, it also drives a subsidiary sapphire crystal disc depicting the waxing and waning of the moon in a small round aperture. Above it, in a wheel with 356 teeth, lies a transparent sapphire crystal disc which bears the sky chart on one side and an image of the Milky Way galaxy on the other. These three discs are protected by the sapphire crystal glass with an ellipse on the inside that frames the portion of the sky visible above Geneva.
This watch is in superb mint condition and comes to you with original box and papers.
Also known as:
Patak, Phillipe, Phillippe, 5102, 5102G, 5102 G, Celestial