Magnificent Patek Philippe Limited Edition World Time New York! With the beautiful Blue engraved dial ! As new condition full set!
The 5230G automatic watch, features a 38.5 mm case. This is a white gold example with the NY Skyline blue dial and white gold deployant buckle. Functions include a 24-hour and day/night indication for the 24 time zones.
The world time complication was invented in by the watchmaker Louis Cottier in the 1930s. The world-time complication shows the time in 24 time zones simultaneously, and allows the local time city to be selected by a pusher in the case.
The distinguishing feature of this reference is the dial, showing the Manhattan skyline (the same view used for the cloisonn enamel dial of the reference 5531 World Time Minute Repeater).
Patek Philippe announced this limited world time at the Art Of Watches Grand Exhibition in 2017 in New York. A total of only 300 pieces were produced for the 5230 New York limited addition.