Vacheron Constantin

  • Movement 
    Unknown
  • Lot number 
    88
  • Diameter 
    59
  • Location

Description

VACHERON CONSTANTIN DECK LEVER CHRONOMETER NAVIGATION WATCH WITH POWER-RESERVE SILVER
Vacheron & Constantin, Genève, No. 519973, case No. 342541.
Made circa 1940.
Very fine, rare and large, silver, keyless deck and pocket lever
Chronometer navigation watch with power-reserve indicator and
Guillaume balance.
Four-body, "bassine", polished. Hinged silver cuvette.
Brushed silver with painted black Arabic numerals, outer
minute track, up-and-down indication below 12, large subsidiary
seconds dial. Blued-steel spade hands.
Cal. 162, rhodium plated, fausses côtes decoration, 18 jewels,
straight line lever escapement, cut bimetallic Anibal brass
Guillaume balance, blued steel Breguet balance spring,
swan-neck micrometer regulator.