Description

    Vacheron Constantin 14k Gold Railroad Presentation Watch, circa 1901
    Case: 14k gold, 16 size, 53 mm, engine turned, crest on the front, gold cuvette engraved "N.Y.C. & H.R. Presented to Frank Chafee by Employees-Car Dept. West Albany N.Y. March 1901"
    Dial: enamel, signed R.P. Thorn & Sons Albany N.Y., Roman numerals, blued steel filigree hands, sub seconds
    Movement: No. 288373, nickel bridge, 18 jewels, specially adjusted, straight line lever, patented micrometric regulator, wolf's tooth winding
    Signed: movement signed Vacheron Constantin, gross weight is 102.3 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Vacheron Constantin 14k Gold Railroad Presentation Watch
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; blued steel filigree
    Metal: 14k gold
    Gram Weight: 102.3
    Case Info: gold cuvette, engine turned lids
    Case Width: 16 size, 53 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 288373, nickel bridge, 18 jewels, specially adjusted, straight line lever, patented micrometric regulator, wolf's tooth winding
    Circa: 1901
    Condition: case with some wear to the engine turning, dial iwth a hairline, movement is running but needs cleaning and shows some pitting


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    November, 2014
    20th Thursday
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