18ct yellow gold, reference 1491 wristwatch. Made 1953
18ct yellow gold, reference 1491 wristwatch. Made 1953
18ct yellow gold, reference 1491 wristwatch. Made 1953
18ct yellow gold, reference 1491 wristwatch. Made 1953
18ct yellow gold, reference 1491 wristwatch. Made 1953
18ct yellow gold, reference 1491 wristwatch. Made 1953
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  • Load image into Gallery viewer, 18ct yellow gold, reference 1491 wristwatch. Made 1953
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18ct yellow gold, reference 1491 wristwatch. Made 1953

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Patek Philippe
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  • Brand: Patek Philippe
  • Made: 1953
  • Model: 'Riccio'
  • Reference: 1491
  • Calibre: 12-120
  • Movement: Manual
  • Material: 18ct yellow gold
  • Features/complications: Scroll lugs
  • Dial: Off-white dial with outer minute track featuring applied 18ct yellow gold mirror polished hour indices and gold Dauphine hands and subsidiary seconds at 6 o'clock
  • Case dimensions: 34mm
  • Bracelet/strap: Leather strap
  • Accessories: Extract from the Archives
  • SKU: 2240

Essay: The reference 1491 was launched by Patek Philippe in 1940 and was made in two versions. The first series housed the calibre 12-120 and featured subsidiary seconds, the second series launched in 1943, housing the calibre 27 SC with centre sweep seconds