• Important Watches  auction at Christies

    Sale 2212

    Important Watches

    15 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 127

    VACHERON CONSTANTIN. A FINE AND RARE 18K GOLD TWIN BARREL TOURBILLON WRISTWATCH WITH POWER RESERVE

    SIGNED VACHERON CONSTANTIN, GENEVE, LES COMPLICATIONS, NO. 117, MOVEMENT NO. 835627, CASE NO. 645809, REF. 30050, CIRCA 1993

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    VACHERON CONSTANTIN. A FINE AND RARE 18K GOLD TWIN BARREL TOURBILLON WRISTWATCH WITH POWER RESERVE
    SIGNED VACHERON CONSTANTIN, GENEVE, LES COMPLICATIONS, NO. 117, MOVEMENT NO. 835627, CASE NO. 645809, REF. 30050, CIRCA 1993
    Cal. 1760 twin barrel nickel-finished lever movement, 28 jewels, mono-metallic balance, one-minute revolving three arm tourbillon carriage visible through an aperture at the 6 o'clock, silvered engine-turned dial, applied Roman and triangular numerals, fan-form sector for power reserve at 12 o'clock, circular case, sapphire crystal display back, case, dial and movement signed, 18k gold Vacheron Constantin buckle
    38mm diam.


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    Accompanied by an undated Vacheron Constantin Certificate of Origin, wooden presentation box, instructional and technical data sheets and outer packaging.

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    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.