Description

    Vacheron & Constantin Gold Watch With Original Box & Papers, circa 1872
    Case: 18k yellow gold, hunter, 40 mm, engine turnings to the covers, signed gold cuvette, No. 134995
    Dial: white enamel, Roman chapters, black minute track, sub seconds, Breguet moon hands
    Movement: nickel bridge, 17 jewels, wolfs tooth winding, gold train, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance
    Signed: triple signed Veuve C. Vacheron & Co.

    Note: this lot is accompanied by a letter from the maker stating the year of manufacture was 1872, also included is the original hardwood box and certificate


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Vacheron & Constantin Gold Watch With Original Box & Papers
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; Breguet moon
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Case No: 134995
    Case Info: engine turned covers, signed cuvette
    Case Width: 40 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: nickel bridge, 17 jewels, wolfs tooth winding, gold train, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance
    Circa: 1872
    Condition: movement is good, case is good with some moderate wear, dial with some lightening to the numerals and repair to number four


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
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