Patek Philippe Ellipse
$ 19,000.00

Patek Philippe Ellipse

Why We Love It 

In 1968, Patek Philippe released the Golden Ellipse. Debuting eight years before the iconic Nautilus, the Ellipse—with its distinctive oval shape—was unlike anything else in Patek Philippe’s catalogs.

This example, a Reference 3548J, is a unisex reference sized at 28mm X 32mm and features a solid 18k yellow gold case that wears significantly larger on the wrist - due in no small part to its oversized dial, thin bezel, and significant heft. With a jaw-dropping blue sunburst sigma dial, applied indices, gold handset, signed crown, and black leather strap with signed pin buckle -- not to mention an Extract Of The Archives from Patek Philippe confirming production and sale in 1973 -- this is nothing short of absolutely outstanding.

Must be seen to be believed!

The Patek Philippe Story

Patek Philippe.

Founded in 1839, Patek Philippe is one of the oldest watch manufacturers in the world with an uninterrupted watchmaking history. Few luxury brands in the world carry the gravitas of their name, and for good reason.  The firm's commitment to excellence in horological manufacture is unflinching, and their track record of innovation in design without peer.  They continue to lead the industry, and even their fiercest competitors have nothing but the utmost respect for the company.

Owning a Patek Philippe is for many the ultimate goal of timepiece collecting, and for a certain type, the only timepieces they collect. Whichever way you look at it, there is no questioning the elegance of design, superlative manufacture of their cases and movements, or the sheer elegance and emotion that comes from owning one.

Of course for a brand that is steeped in heritage, we are told ‘You never actually own a Patek Philippe…”

Well, you know the rest.




SKU: AS04010

18k Yellow gold case is approximately 28mm (excluding the crown). Calibre 23-100 manual winding movement by Patek Philippe. Patek Philippe Reference 3548J. Circa 1973.

Overall Condition: The case is in outstanding condition overall showing only very light wear consistent with age and use. Non luminous blue sunburst sigma dial is in excellent condition with with solid gold indices and matching handset. Signed crown.

Includes integrated black leather strap with signed 18k pin buckle. Also includes Extract Of The Archives from Patek Philippe confirming production and sale in 1973.

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