Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces
LOT 284
VACHERON CONSTANTIN SKELETONIZED CHRONOGRAPH Vacheron Constantin, Genève, No. 770458, case No. 628470. Made in the 1990s. Very fine and rare, skeletonized, water-resistant, 18K yellow gold wristwatch with round button chronograph, register and an 18K yellow gold Vacheron Constantin buckle. Accompanied by a pouch.
C. Two-body, solid, polished, transparent case back with 4 screws, stepped bezel, straight lugs, sapphire crystals. D. Skeletonized, bicolor champagne and silver, with painted 1/5th seconds track on an outer reserve, subsidiary silver ring dials for the seconds and the 30-minute register. Yellow gold baton hands. M. Cal. 1140 SQ, hand-engraved and skeletonized, gold plated, 21jewels, straightline lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Diam. 38 mm. Thickness 10 mm.
Estimate: 10,000 USD - 15,000 USD
Estimate: 9,500 CHF - 14,000 CHF
Estimate: 8,000 EUR - 12,000 EUR
Grading system

C 2 D 1-01 M 2* AAA
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Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces
13-12-2012
Sold including buyer's premium:
23,750 USD