Despite being exceedingly uncommon, the Best Patek Philippe Replica ref. 3449 has been thoroughly documented. Sequentially numbered on their movements 799000, 799001 and 799002, the three examples of the ref. 3449 all have yellow gold cases and silvered dials.
In the metal the ref. 3449 is instantly identifiable as unique in form. The 37mm case Patek Philippe Calendar Replica is large for the period, but the size is accentuated by the slimness and style of the case. Its is a classic flying saucer shape – tripled-stepped and downward sloping to a narrow rim, while the snap-on case back is convex. The stacked, sloping sides of the watch mean it sits thinner on the wrist than it looks in the hand.
Though the watch has changed hands several times since it left the Linz store in 1965, it has remained in crisp condition. On the outside, the shape, finish and edges are correct, while the Patek Philippe Replica Watches hallmarks and engraving remain strong. And the inside has been similarly well preserved. The dial is clean and original, with only the faintest of darkening of its silvered finish.
Now a permanent resident in one of the world’s finest watch collections, this ref. 3449 is in good hands.