Important Wristwatches, Watches & Clocks
Geneva, Hotel Des Bergues, October 17, 1992
Vacheron & Constantin, Genève, No. 513871, case No. 265164, 1940's. Extremely rare aluminium keyless dress watch.
C. Three piece "demi-bassine" polished and satiné. D. Matt aluminium with applied aluminium Breguet numerals and subsidiary seconds. Polished aluminium Breguet hands. M. 16"', aluminium, 439/7 caliber, " fausses côtes" decoration, 17 jewels, straight line lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, Breguet balance spring with swan-neck micrometric index. Signed on the dial, case and movement. In very good condition. Diam. 44 mm.C. Three piece "demi-bassine" polished and satiné.