VACHERON CONSTANTIN SAINT-GERVAIS
TOURBILLON & PERPETUAL CALENDAR PLATINUM
Vacheron Constantin, Genève, "Saint-Gervais," No. 12, movement No. 973011,
case No. 81479, Ref. 80251/00P-9139. Made to mark the occasion of the
Quarter Millennium of Vacheron Constantin in 2006.
Extremely fine, rare and important, water-resistant platinum wristwatch with 250-hour
autonomy and power reserve indication in 2 sectors, visible one-minute tourbillon regulator,
perpetual calendar, leap year indication and an 18K white gold Vacheron Constantin double
deployant clasp. Accompanied by the original numbered fitted box, Certificate of Origin,
Certificate of Jubilee, slide-out magnifying glass engraved: 1755 - 2005, the Maltese Cross,
Vacheron Constantin, Un Quart de Millenaire, setting pin and user manual.
Three-body, solid, polished, bezel with reeded edge, rounded band, curved sloped
"250 ans" lugs, transparent case back with reeded edge secured by 6 screws, correctors in
the band, anti-reflective sapphire crystals.
Hand-guilloche silvered 18K gold with applied and faceted white gold indexes,
subsidiary dials for the date, day of the week and months, apertures for the leap year
indication and one-minute tourbillon regulator under a polished steel bridge, carrying the
subsidiary seconds hand, flanked by 2 power reserve sectors (the right 0-125/ the left
125-250), applied Seal of Geneva quality mark. White gold éventail hands.
Cal. 2250, stamped with the Seal of Geneva quality mark, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes
decoration, 33 jewels, lateral lever escapement with one-minute tourbillon regulator with
Maltese Cross-shaped steel cage, free-sprung monometallic balance adjusted to heat, cold
and isochronism, self-compensating Breguet balance-spring, index regulator, 2 barrels
providing a 250-hour power reserve.