**SOLD**PATEK PHILIPPE VINTAGE GOLDEN ELLIPSE AUTOMATIC ULTRA THIN REF# 3865 | ULTRA RARE |
A supremely rare and attractive Patek Philippe from the early 1980s featuring a mesmerizing bullseye style two tone dial Golden Ellipse powered by ultra thin micro rotor caliber, truly a rarefied timepiece!
The 18k gold ultra thin case measuring 33 x 38mm is in nice honest conditions, with strong sharp lugs and well retained hallmarks on the case back.
The two tone dial featuring two shades of “Golden Ellipse” Sunburst blue (a dial finish that has been patented by Patek Philippe g blasting cobalt blue powder on the gold layer) is in overall pleasing conditions with some aging at the peripherals of the dial. The sword style faceted hand set is in pristine conditions.
The ultra thin self winding movement powered by Patek Philippe’s in house micro rotor caliber has just been serviced and is running well.
On generic leather strap and buckle.
An outstanding watch for the refined collector.