London, South Kensington
16 August 2000
A silver open faced military keyless lever pocket watch, Vacheron & Constantin, Geneve, 9540, 1930's.
white enamel dial signed Vacheron & Constantin, Geneve, 9540, Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, nickel finished movement numbered 439540, jewelled to the third and with compensation balance, micrometer adjustment to the regulator, wolf's tooth winding, silver cuvette, polished case, the back inscribed with the Hydrographic Service marks H.S.>2, dial, movement and case signed, diameter 58mm.
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