Description

    Vacheron & Constantin Gold Watch for Shreve & Co, San Francisco, circa 1904
    Case: heavy 18k gold, four body, open face, 51 mm, plain back, coin edges, diagonally reeded rim
    Dial: white enamel, Arabic hour numerals, red five minutes, sub seconds, spade hands
    Movement: nickel bridge, # 283662, 17 jewels, wolf's tooth winding, bi-metallic compensated balance, moustache pallet fork, stem setting, straight line lever escapement
    Signed: Geo. C. Shreve & Co. San Francisco on the dial and movement


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Vacheron & Constantin Gold Watch for Shreve & Co, San Francisco
    Dial: enamel, Arabic numerals, red fives
    Hands; blue steel spades
    Metal: 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 119
    Case No: 83662
    Case Info: heavy, double hinged back, plain back
    Case Width: 51 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: nickel bridge, 17 jewels, micro-metric regulator with swan's neck spring, adjusted, wolf's tooth winding, moustache pallet fork, stem setting
    Circa: 1904
    Condition: case, dial and movement all very very good


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    May, 2009
    12th-13th Tuesday-Wednesday
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