Vacheron & Constantin. An 18k gold wristwatch with two-tone dial and screw-down reverse Movement No.451181, made circa 1944
Lot 143
Vacheron & Constantin. An 18k gold wristwatch with two-tone dial and screw-down reverse Movement No.451181, made circa 1944
Sold for US$ 3,000 inc. premium

Lot Details
Vacheron & Constantin. An 18k gold wristwatch with two-tone dial and screw-down reverse
Movement No.451181, made circa 1944
Cal.488/B, brass plated movement with overcoil hairspring, two-tone silvered dial with applied Arabic numerals, baton hands, blued steel center seconds, two-piece case with screw-down reverse on leather strap, case, dial and movement signed
diameter 32mm.

Footnotes

  • The movement Calibre 488 was supplied to Vacheron & Constantin in basic form by Jaeger LeCoultre who used a variation with hacking seconds in their military wristwatches. The /B refers to the use of a Breguet overcoil hairspring
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