18 March 1998
Vacheron & Constantin. An interesting gold quarter and five minute repeating keyless hunter pocketwatch
Signed Vacheron & Constantin, Geneve, No. 160197, 1890s
The nickel plated bar with bimetallic balance movement jewelled through to the hammers, repeating the hours, quarters and each five minute past the quarter on two gongs by operating a slide in the band, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, Arabic five minute divisions, subsidiary seconds and blued steel halberd hands, in plain gold hunter case with hinged cuvette, the mechanism under glass, with original certificate of origin and fitted wooden presentation box with spare glass and hands, case, dial and movement signed, case and cuvette numbered
53 mm. diam.
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The spare glass and hands that were in the presentation box have been removed and are no longer available.
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