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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 204

    Vacheron Constantin. A fine 18K gold triple calendar wristwatch

    SIGNED VACHERON & CONSTANTIN, GENEVE, REF. 4240, MOVEMENT NO. 429'489, CASE NO. 273'738, MANUFACTURED IN 1942

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    Vacheron Constantin. A fine 18K gold triple calendar wristwatch
    Signed Vacheron & Constantin, Geneve, ref. 4240, movement no. 429'489, case no. 273'738, manufactured in 1942
    Cal. 12'' 1/2 455 nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, the silvered matte dial with applied gold dot and baton numerals, outer Arabic date ring with central date hand, two windows for day and month, subsidiary seconds, in circular case with ribbed band, downturned lugs, snap on back, case, dial and movement signed
    35 mm. diam.


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    According to the Archives of Vacheron Constantin, the present watch was manufactured in 1942.