Important Watches, Wristwatches and C...
Hong Kong, Hotel Furama Kempinski, Jun 09, 1997
Vacheron & Constantin, Geneve, "Chronometre Royal", No. 508939, case No. 346929, circa 1951. Very fine and rare centre second, waterproof, 18ct gold "stop-watch" gentleman's wristwatch.
C. massive, polished, screwed back, lapidated lugs. D. matt silver with applied gold fancy indexes. "Dauphine" gold hands. M. 12 1/2"'-1008 Geneva Quality Hall Mark, rhodium plated, "fausses cotes" decoration, 19 jewels, lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperattr es, antishock system, self-compensating Breguet balancespring, micrometer regulator. Dial, case and movement signed. In very good condition. Diam. 35 mm.