• IMPORTANT WATCHES Including A  auction at Christies

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    IMPORTANT WATCHES Including A CONNOISSEUR'S VISION

    16 November 2009, Geneva

  • Lot 105

    Vacheron Constantin. An unusual gilt brass and black lacquer desk clock with box and later case

    SIGNED VACHERON & CONSTANTIN, GENÈVE, MOVEMENT NO. 368'814, CASE NO. 31'371, MOVEMENT MANUFACTURED IN 1939

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    Vacheron Constantin. An unusual gilt brass and black lacquer desk clock with box and later case
    Signed Vacheron & Constantin, Genève, movement no. 368'814, case no. 31'371, movement manufactured in 1939
    Circular gilt-finished lever movement, 19 jewels, pink matte dial, baton and Roman numerals, inner five minute divisions, subsidiary seconds, later square case, black lacquer sides, the back secured by one screw, four gilt brass feet in sizes, case numbered, dial and movement signed
    67 mm. wide


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    With original fitted presentation box.

    According to the Archives of Vacheron Constantin, the movement of the present watch was sold without case to Paris in 1939.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.