29 May 2008
VACHERON CONSTANTIN, "OVERSEAS DUAL TIME"
STAINLESS STEEL SELF-WINDING TWO-TIME-ZONE ANTIMAGNETIC BRACELET WATCH WITH DATE, POWER-RESERVE AND DAY AND NIGHT INDICATION
REF. 47450, CIRCA 2005
Calibre 1222, 38 jewels, 18k gold rotor, the guilloched silvery dial with luminescent applied hour markers, outer minute divisions on engine-turned ring, two engine-turned subdials for date and second time zone indication, day/night display between 7 and 8, large sector for power-reserve indication, in three-part case, brushed and polished, stylised bezel, engraved back fastened by eight screws, integrated stainless steel VC bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
Dimensions: 42 x 40 mm.
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The present watch is accompanied by a Vacheron Constantin presentation box and certificate.
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