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Patek Philippe Ref. 565 Calatrava Freccero Double Signature

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The Patek Philippe ref. 565 Calatrava is an incredibly rare and well-preserved stainless steel wristwatch, treasured by collectors. This model features a water-resistant case in two parts, with a screw-down back ensuring durability and protection. Its special black glossy dial is adorned with raised indexes and bears the rare "Acuatic" indication, retailed by Freccero, adding to its exclusivity. The Patek Philippe ref. 565 Calatrava is a testament to the brand's exceptional craftsmanship and timeless design, making it a highly coveted piece for discerning collectors and enthusiasts.

Very rare piece accompanied by Patek Philippe extract from the archives confirming production of the present watch with "black dial raised indexes in steel" and 1939 and its subsequent sale on August 31st 1939.

The watch is accompanied by our certificate of authenticity and legitimate provenance

Technical Card

Brand: Patek Philippe

Reference: 565

Material: Stainless Steel

Movement: Manual Winding, Cal 12-120 SC, 20 Jewels

Model: Calatrava

Series: Double-Signature

Year: 1939

Function: Time Only

Case Diameter: 35 mm

Case Thickness: 8 mm

Bracelet: Stainless Steel Gay Frères deployant claps

Conditions: Exceptional

Original black glossy, raised indexes, stainless steel baton hands, outer minutes track and seconds at six o clock, and "acuatic" indication retailed by "Freccero".

The Calatrava

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The Patek Philippe Calatrava, a significant collection inside the esteemed Swiss watchmaker's portfolio, epitomizes timeless style and moderate advancement. Presented in 1932, the Calatrava arrangement speaks to the epitome of Patek Philippe's commitment to classical design standards and persevering aesthetics. Characterized by its clean lines, uncluttered dials, and a particularly round case, the Calatrava could be a dress watch that consistently mixes downplayed extravagance with horological brilliance.

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Whether in valuable metals or stainless steel, each Calatrava timepiece reflects Patek Philippe's fastidious craftsmanship, accuracy developments, and an faithful devotion to watchmaking convention. As a image of refined simplicity, the Calatrava remains an enduring choice for those who appreciate the artistry of a timeless wristwatch.

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