Patek Philippe Officer's Automatic
Why We Love it
Why We Love it–
Why We Love It
Patek Philippe is one of the few brands that knows how to execute simple perfection.
Over the years, their dress-line Calatrava has evolved, but the look remains unmistakable and iconic, and its rich history provides enthusiasts in all facets of watches with a variety of choices in metals, sizes, and tiny details to obsess over.
Although not part of the Calatrava line, this Reference 5053G is a close relative with its precious metal case, traditional size, and simple configuration. It is finished in 18k white gold and features a cream toned dial with painted Breguet indices, Breguet handset, and one of our favorite party pieces.... a hinged caseback, revealing Patek's calibre 315SC automatic movement ticking away inside.
This watch epitomizes what Patek Philippe is most known for - understated elegance and delicate finishing. This lovely watch remains in outstanding condition throughout and is accompanied by an Extract Of The Archives from Patek Philippe confirming production and sale in 2001.
This watch has it all - versatility, pedigree, wearability, refinement, and an understated appeal.
This is what Patek Philippe does better than anyone.
The Patek Philippe Story
Founded in 1839, Patek Philippe is one of the oldest watch manufacturers in the world with an uninterrupted watchmaking history. Few international luxury brands carry the gravitas of their name, and for good reason. The firm's commitment to excellence in horological manufacture is unflinching, and their track record of innovation in design without peer. They continue to lead the industry, and even their fiercest competitors have nothing but the utmost respect for the company.
From the simple elegance of their Calatrava line to the stunning study in miniaturization that is reference 1518 perpetual calendar to the modern reference 5750P chiming watch, Patek’s catalog is chock full of some of the most elegant and complicated timepieces ever made. Family-owned and completely independent, the firm has the freedom to do what it wants — such as discontinue one of the world’s most beloved steel luxury sport watches, the reference 5711 — when it wants.
Owning a Patek Philippe is for many the ultimate goal of timepiece collecting, and for a certain type, the only timepieces they collect. Whichever way you look at it, there is no questioning the elegance of design, superlative manufacture of their cases and movements, or the sheer elegance and emotion that comes from owning one.
Of course for a brand that is steeped in heritage, we are told “You never actually own a Patek Philippe…”
Well, you know the rest.
Analog:Shift stands behind the authenticity of our products in perpetuity.
Since our pieces are vintage or pre-owned, please expect wear & patina from usage and age. Please read each item description and examine all product images.
We back each Analog:Shift vintage timepiece with a one-year mechanical warranty from the date of purchase.
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Shipping & Returns
Shipping & Returns+
All of our watches include complementary insured shipping within the 50 states.
Most of our products are on hand and will ship directly from our headquarters in New York City. In some cases, watches will be shipped directly from one of our authorized partners.
We generally ship our products via FedEx, fully insured, within 5 business days of purchase. An adult signature is required for receipt of all packages for insurance purposes. Expedited shipping is available at an additional cost. We are also happy to hand deliver your purchase in Manhattan or you may pick it up at our showroom.
Returns must be sent overnight or by priority international delivery, fully insured and paid for by the customer. A restocking fee may apply. Watches must be returned in the same condition as initially shipped.
We welcome international buyers, please contact us prior to purchase for additional details on shipping and payment options.
Patek Philippe Officer's Automatic