Important Collector's Wristwatches,Po...

Grand Havana Room, Mar 24, 2004

LOT 254

The CaravelleVacheron & Constantin and F. Verger, No. 412698, case No. 15312. Manufacture began in 1934 and finished in 1939 then sold to Gübelin.Very fine and unique, keyless, platinum "bras-en-l'air" type dress watch with diamond-set dial. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

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Sold: USD 211,500

C. three-piece, snap-on back. D. matte silver with an applied diamond-set platinum ship, platinum pointers indicating the hours and minutes when a push piece in the band is depressed. M. Cal. 37 mm. (16 1/5'''), rhodium-plated, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance adjusted to 8 positions, Breguet balance spring.Movement signed, case marked ?Gübelin?.Diam. 46 mm.

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Grading System
Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 2

Very good

Dial: 2 - 01


This watch is one of the first series of 4 watches each with different dial motifs, produced in the 1930s and retailedby Gübelin.