Vacheron Constantin - Ref. 4218

  • Movement 
    Automatic
  • Year of manufacture 
    1970
  • Lot number 
    231
  • Diameter 
    36
  • Location

Description

VACHERON CONSTANTIN REF. 4218 WITH CUSTOM-MADE ENAMEL DIAL PINK GOLD
Vacheron & Constantin, Genève, No. 596636, case No. 339622, Ref. 4218. Made circa 1947.
Very fine, center-seconds, 18K pink gold gentleman's wristwatch with a custom-made cloisonne
enamel dial.
Two-body, solid, polished, teardrop lugs, beaded winding crown.
Cloisonne enamel representing a tropical rainforest with applied pink gold dot and roman
indexes. Pink gold "bâton" hands.
Cal. V. 454/5B, rhodium plated, "fausses-côtes" decoration, 17 jewels, straight line lever escapement,
beryllium balance adjusted to temperatures, shock absorber, selfcom- pensating Breguet
balance-spring, "swan-neck" micrometer regulator.