The Art Of Vacheron Constantin
Geneva, Hotel Des Bergues, Nov 13, 1994
César Vacheron & Cie., Genève, Ancienne Maison Vacheron & Constantin, No. 122581, completed in April 1869, sold on 23 July 1869. Fine 18 ct. gold hunting cased keyless watch.
C. Four body, massive, "bassine et filets", engineturned with reeded band. Gold cuvette engraved with technical details. D. White enamel with Roman numerals and sunk subsidiary seconds. Blued steel "fleurs-de-lys" hands. M. 18"', gilt brass, 15 jewels, counterpoised straight line lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, Breguet balance spring. Signed on the dial, case and movement. In very good condition. Diam. 47 mm.