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Important Collectors' Wristwatches, P...

New York, Jun 11, 2009

LOT 136

Platinum Dress Watch Vacheron & Constantin, Genève, No. 397021, case made in USA, No. 7918. Made circa 1920. Very fine and elegant platinum Art Deco dress watch.

C. Three-body, polished and brushed, stepped bezel and back rim. D. Satine silver with applied yellow gold Arabic numerals, outer dot minute divisions, subsidiary sunk guilloche seconds dial. Yellow gold Breguet hands. M. 35 mm (17'''), rhodiumplated, 18 jewels, 8 adjustments, straight-line lever escapement, cut-bimetallic compensation balance with flat balance spring. Dial and movement signed. Diam. 45 mm. Thickness 8 mm.

USD 2,000 - 3,000

EUR 1,500 - 2,300 / CHF 2,300 - 3,400

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original