Prestigious Wristwatches

Hotel Richemond, Geneva, Mar 31, 2001

LOT 512

Vacheron & Constantin, Genève, No. 429789, case No. 273855. Produced in 1948.Very fine and extremely rare, stainless steel gentleman's wristwatch with triple date calendar. Accompanied by a certificate.

CHF 9,000 - 12,000

USD 6,000 - 7,500

Sold: CHF 14,375

C. two-body, polished, stepped band, teardrop lugs. D. two-tone silver with applied white gold indexes and Arabic numerals, auxiliary seconds dial, outer graduation for the days of the month, apertures for the days of the week and the months. "Bâton" white gold hands. M. Cal. 495, rhodium-plated, "fausses côtes" decoration, 17 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures, shock-absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance-spring, micrometer regulator.Dial, case and movement signed.Diam. 35 mm.

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Grading System
Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 4 - 01