11-02-2013 11-02-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2684M Marlborough
November 2, 2013 10:00AMCalender
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V. C. Vacheron & Company 18kt Gold Open Face Watch

$2,640$2,200
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2684M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 02, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

V. C. Vacheron & Company 18kt Gold Open Face Watch, Geneva, No. 134915, 18kt gold open face case serial #134915 with engine-turned back, stem-wind, lever-set,white porcelain Arabic numeral dial marked Vve. C. Vacheron & Co./ Geneva with sunk seconds and blued steel moon hands, the engine turned cuvette engraved Vacheron & Constantin/Geneva/No. 134915/Timekeeper/Vve.C. Vacheron & Co./Successors opens to the nickel damascened fully jeweled bar plate movement signed Veuve C. Vacheron & Co., lever escapement and flat hairspring, together with an 11-in. 14kt gold chain and original manufacturer's display box, dia. 50 mm.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Movement wants cleaning, mainspring probably unhooked, dial in near perfect condition, a damaged dial accompanies the lot.


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Keywords

C. Vacheron & Co., V. C. Vacheron & Company, steel moon hands, Veuve C. Vacheron & Co.