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    Vacheron & Constantin Gold Reversible Case Key Wind, circa 1860
    Case: two piece, 18k yellow gold, inner "open face " case with signed inner gold cuvette, outer case is 41 mm in diameter, both engraved with swirls and vermicelli, blank crest on the back
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, black minute marks, blue steel fleur-de-lis hands
    Movement: gilt bridge, 13 jewels, side lever escapement, gold three arm solid balance wheel
    Signed: triple signed Vacheron & Constantin


    Condition Report*: Type: Vacheron & Constantin Gold Reversible Case Key Wind
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; blue steel fleur-de-lis
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 45.8
    Case No: 65814
    Case Info: pair case, engraved, hunter or open face
    Case Width: 41 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: signed, 13 jewel, gilt bridge, side lever escapement, gold three arm solid balance wheel
    Circa: 1860
    Condition: movement is very good, cases are very good, dial is good, one hairline, tiny flake near screw hole
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    May, 2009
    12th-13th Tuesday-Wednesday
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