Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces
LOT 345
VACHERON & CONSTANTIN – STAR-DIAL –TEARDROP LUGS Vacheron & Constantin, Genève, No. 480259, case No. 314651. Made circa 1948. Fine and rare, center seconds, 18K yellow gold wristwatch.
C. Two-body, solid, polished, rounded band, teardrop lugs. D. Satine silver with applied yellow gold star and dart indexes, Arabic 12, concentric 1/5th seconds track. Yellow gold baton hands. m. Cal. P454/5B, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures, shock absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, swan neck micrometer regulator. Dial, case and movement signed. Diam. 34 mm. Thickness 10 mm.
Estimate: 6,500 USD - 8,500 USD
Estimate: 5,700 CHF - 7,500 CHF
Estimate: 4,500 EUR - 5,700 EUR
Grading system

C 3 D 2-01 M 2* AAA
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Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces
08-06-2011
Sold including buyer's premium:
8,750 USD