18k Gold Nautilus from 1978 serial/case 1.304.xxx/53xxx
This timepiece is one of the only 1500 produced and this example is in a stunning condition.
The dial (type 3) is flawless. ZERO imperfection. It has retained its original and classic color which is dark blue with «sigma SWISS sigma» at 6 o’clock indicating the use of gold for the index & hands.
The luminous are perfectly uniform & functioning on the hands and index.
The bezel retains the original angles & proportion characteristic of the Nautilus reference. The case is very sharp and the satin finish ALL OVER the watch is absolutely gorgeous. White gold « Nautilus » clasp.
The thin bracelet is made of 23 gold links. The watch has just come back from Patek Philippe having done some adjustments on the bracelet screws.
This timepiece comes with its extract of the archives dated in May2018, an invoice from Patek from Jan2019 and its burgundy leather Patek Philippe travel pouch. A fabulous and rare piece in this condition.