8 December 2003
Vacheron & Constantin. An 18K gold self-winding wristwatch with sweep center seconds and tear-drop lugs
Signed Vacheron & Constantin, Geneve, No. 836037, circa 1995
With nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, 21K gold rotor, the silvered engine-turned dial with applied gold Arabic and dagger numerals, sweep center seconds, the circular case with sloped bezel, unusual tear-drop lugs, snap on back, together with an 18K gold Vacheron & Constantin buckle, case, dial and movment signed
34 mm. diam.
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This watch is accompanied by a Vacheron & Constantin black leather presentation box, booklets and outer packaging.
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