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    Sale 12299

    Jewellery & Watches

    15 September 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 39

    AN 18CT GOLD 'ULTRA-THIN' WRISTWATCH, BY VACHERON & CONSTANTIN, REF. 6115

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    AN 18CT GOLD 'ULTRA-THIN' WRISTWATCH, BY VACHERON & CONSTANTIN, REF. 6115
    The circular silvered dial with applied baton markers, the cal. 1003, nickel-plated 17 jewelled lever movement with monometallic balance in circular case with straight lugs and snap on back, to a later 18ct gold flexible bracelet, case with London import mark, bracelet with partial London hallmark, case 33mm, with original receipt dated 23rd August, 1956, original certificate of origin, presentation case and other documents
    Dial signed Vacheron & Constantin, movement no. 535683, case no. 362994


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    Post Lot Text

    The reference 6115 was first launched in 1955 and was at the time considered the slimmest manual wind wristwatch ever created.