1970 PATEK PHILIPPE IOS Ref. 3562/1 Vintage Gents 18K Gold Dress Watch
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this fantastic and original Patek Philippe 'IOS' reference 3562/1 with a more rare manual wind movement from the finest Swiss maker of all times. This watch is all original, with a rare Patek Philippe integral bracelet and signed clasp. Read more about the iconic IOS watches here. We estimate this watch to 1970 according to serial number of a confirmed similar model in our Patek Philippe Public Project database.
The watch houses a 23-300PM manual wind caliber, running on 18 jewels. This is a rare hi grade caliber decorated in Geneve stripes and considered one of the legendary manual wind calibers of Patek Philippe. It is set in an original and signed PATEK PHILIPPE 18K solid yellow gold case in beautiful slim design, still with the original finish. The case has a mint low dome crystal and an original signed crown.
The dial is 100% original factory made - mint rare condition gold sunburst with Roman numerals and an original set of hands.
This super rare Patek Philippe watch measures 33mm round side to side (excluding crown) - a classic evening/dress watch.
Attached to this watch is its original integral bracelet in 18K solid gold, heavy and impressive and still retaining the original finish with a signed clasp and solid gold buckle, all original and in fantastic condition. This watch will fit a wrist of up to 185mm comfortably.
Vintage watches are smaller than today's standards; To avoid the inconvenience of returns merely due to wrong size expectations, Please study the listed sizes and keep in mind that in most cases, vintage watches will be smaller than today's standards and are unlikely to fit a large wrist. For your convenience, and to better understand the proportions of vintage watches sizes, download and print a copy of our unique watch size reference PDF page.