Only Online Auction

Geneva, Apr 07, 2021

LOT 158

Vacheron Constantin
Ref. 4240, triple date à guichets (with apertures); 18K pink gold

CHF 8,700 - 13,000

EUR 8,000 - 12,000 / USD 9,600 - 14,400 / HKD 75,000 - 112,000

Sold: CHF 11,000

18K pink gold, manual-winding, round-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, with snap-on case-back, claw lugs, silver colour dial with subsidiary seconds at 6 and three horological complications:
· Half-instantaneous date of the month (exterior graduation with central index)
· Day of the week (aperture at 11 o’clock; indications given in French)
· Month of the year (aperture at 1 o’clock; indications given in French)

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-8-53-01


Slightly scratched


HANDS Original

Brand Vacheron Constantin, Geneva

Reference 4240

Year circa 1955

Movement No. 463 984

Case No. 307 224 (by Antoine Gerlach, Geneva)

Material 18K pink gold

Bracelet brown leather strap

Buckle 18K yellow gold buckle

Caliber V 495, adjusted to temperatures

Height 43.1 mm.

Width 34.9 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement


The purchase price payable by a buyer will be the sum of the final bid price plus the buyer’s premium, together with any applicable sales or compensating use tax. In addition to the hammer price, the buyer’s premium is payable as follows: 25% of the hammer price on each lot.

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