SOLD – 1950s Vacheron & Constantin Large Size Rose Gold

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Vacheron & Constantin are known to have made some of the most elegant dress watches. This watch from the 1950s is the perfect example featuring a stunning original silver guilloche dial. The dial features rose gold faceted markers, Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds, with original rose gold “Lance” hands to compliment. This rare dial shows some very small signs of age and a small mark towards the edge of the dial at 9 o’clock but can still be described as in excellent condition. The Calatrava type case is of large size measuring 37.5mm and remains in excellent condition with some tarnishing which is due to lack of polishing, something collectors of gold watches like to see. The inside caseback is hallmarked, numbered 323,xxx and signed Vacheron & Constantin.

The watch houses a fine 17J manual wind movement, cal. P453/3B, signed Vacheron & Constantin Geneve and numbered 493,xxx. The condition of the movement is very clean and consistent with the overall condition of the watch.

The watch is fitted with a Watches of Knightsbridge genuine crocodile strap and comes with its original crocodile leather Vacheron & Constantin box.

BRAND

Vacheron & Constantin

YEAR

1950s

METAL

18k Solid Rose Gold

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