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    Vacheron Constantin, Exceedingly Rare and Preserved Ref. 4031 Driver's Watch, 18k Gold, Circa 1930's
    Case: 23 mm, 18k gold, two body case with snap on caseback, No. 266573
    Dial: salmon dial with applied hour markers, gold sword hands
    Movement: VC Cal. 8''', manual wind, tonneau, nickel finished, 18 jewels, lever escapement, "VXN" on balance cock, No. 415022
    Band: leather on 14k gold period buckle
    Signed: Vacheron Constantin on case, dial, movement

    This timepiece is accompanied by its inner and outer presentation boxes, service instruction booklet, and document holder


    Condition Report*: Type: Vacheron Constantin, Exceedingly Rare and Preserved Ref. 4031 Driver's Watch, 18k Gold, Circa 1930's
    Signed: Vacheron Constantin on case, dial, movement
    Model: Ref. 4031
    Dial: salmon dial with applied hour markers
    Hands: gold sword hands
    Metal: 18k gold
    Case: #No. 266573
    Case Info: two body case with snap on caseback
    Case Width: 23 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: VC Cal. 8’’’, manual wind, tonneau, nickel finished, 18 jewels, lever escapement, "VXN" on balance cock, No. 415022
    Band: leather on 14k gold period buckle
    Circa: 1930's
    Condition: This timepiece is presented in excellent condition. Case is extremely well preserved, with little to no signs of polishing. Some wear around caseback lip can be seen. Dial is very well preserved with heavy toning on applied hour markers, and some thin scratches evident. Movement is currently not running. Service will be done at the culmination of the sale, at no charge to the winning bidder.
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    10th Tuesday 9:50 am CT
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    10th Tuesday
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    The Langham New York, Fifth Avenue
    400 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY 10018

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