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    Sale 7478

    Contemporary Jewels and Watches

    1 November 2007, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 26

    VACHERON CONSTANTIN. A VERY FINE AND RARE LIMITED EDITION PLATINUM AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH CENTRE SECONDS, DAY, DATE AND POWER RESERVE

    SIGNED VACHERON CONSTANTIN, GENEVE, MODEL "JUBILE 1755", NO. 10, CASE NO. 801042, 2005

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    VACHERON CONSTANTIN. A VERY FINE AND RARE LIMITED EDITION PLATINUM AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH CENTRE SECONDS, DAY, DATE AND POWER RESERVE
    SIGNED VACHERON CONSTANTIN, GENEVE, MODEL "JUBILE 1755", NO. 10, CASE NO. 801042, 2005

    With nickel-finished lever movement, 27 jewels, guilloché gold rotor, the engine-turned nickel silver dial with applied baton and Roman numerals and Seal of Geneva hallmark, blued steel centre seconds, two silver-rimmed subsidiary dials indicating date and day in French, sector for power reserve, in circular case with glazed display back secured by six screws, together with a platinum Vacheron Constantin buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    40 mm. diam.


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    AED74,000-110,000

    This watch is accompanied by the original Vacheron Constantin 250th Anniversary Jubile 1755 presentation box with outer packaging, Certificate of Origin and Guarantee Certificate dated 28 April 2005 and Certificate of Origin for the Movement.

    This watch is number 10 of a limited edition of 252 examples produced in platinum in 2005 to celebrated the 250th anniversary of Vacheron Constantin. 501 examples each were also produced in 18k white gold, yellow gold and pink gold.

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