Patek Philippe Nautilus 18K Yellow Gold 3700J w/ Archives & Box
Brand: Patek Philippe
Serial number: 13xxxxx / 53xxxx
In today’s market, the Patek Philippe Nautilus has achieved unparalleled desirability, with collectors eagerly pursuing available examples due to its iconic design, exceptional and exclusivity. Amongst the Nautilus lineup, the ref. 3700 holds a special place as the very first variant, designed by Gerald Genta, earning the nickname “Jumbo” for its impressively large 40mm case size during its time of release in 1976.
The ref. 3700 struggled to attain widespread popularity in the 70’s as it deviated significantly from Patek Philippe’s established reputation for intricate complications and traditional dress watches, which makes the ref. 3700 gold has become an exceedingly rare timepiece, adding to its allure and scarcity.
Case: 40mm in Diameter without crown; show sign of wear with minor sign of polish from previous
Dial: Excellent classic black blue dial with matching hands
Bracelet: 18K Patek Philippe Bracelet w/ 21 + 4 links
Accessories: Patek Philippe Original Archives Paper dated 30 May 2018 & Patek Box