Beautiful pocket chronograph by Vacheron & Constantin in solid 18k gold case. Nice and quite rare red tachymeter scale. Watch is triple signed - the dial, case and movement bears Vacheron Constantin signatures. It was manufactured for Brazilian retailer, during South America economical boom of early XX century.
Excellent execution quality, just what you can expect from Chronometer by V&C. Movement is beautifully finished with blued screws, all metal details bevelled and polished, lot of jewels.
The serial number dates it to about 1910. Watch is in excellent collector's condition, all is original in good condition and functions as it should. It's build very solidly, the gold covers are thick, watch feels quite hefty.
Movement is in running condition, chronograph functions as it should, but may require cleaning / oiling. Dial has no visible damages. Case has very minor wear, overall very good condition. Watch measures 51 mm diameter, 64mm height. It comes in fitted period box.Beautiful item, don't miss it. Video will open in a new window.
The item "VACHERON & CONSTANTIN CHRONOGRAPH Tachymeter Scale ANTIQUE GOLD POCKET WATCH" is in sale since Friday, February 8, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Pocket Watches\Antique".
The seller is "goodoldwatch" and is located in Armentières en Brie. This item can be shipped worldwide.