Hong Kong, HKCEC Grand Hall
30 November 2015
This lot is offered without a reserve
VACHERON CONSTANTIN. A GILT METAL OPENFACE KEYLESS LEVER DECK WATCH IN BRASS CASE, WOODEN BOX
SIGNED VACHERON & CONSTANTIN, GENEVE, CHRONOMETRE ROYAL, NO. 9820, MOVEMENT NO. 369’820, MANUFACTURED IN 1940
Cal. RA22"73 gilt-finished jewelled lever movement, white enamel dial, Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular case, glazed back, gilt crown, in brass holder with screwed bezel set within the wooden box with chronometer issue card (No. 213) Issued from H.M. Chronometer Depôt Bradford-on-Avon and stamped 27 Nov 1942, dial and movement signed
58 mm. diam.; box 100 x 122 mm.
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With Vacheron Constantin Extract from the Archives confirming production of the movement in 1940 which was later sold on its own to Bristol.
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