Today the watchmaking firm is still located in Geneva. In a New Hand-Engraved & Gilding Art Stainless Steel case. Gently curved elements are produced with chip removal techniques using sharp burins that not only incise the stainless steel but actually "lift" the decorations out of the stainless steel. This project has given a new life for this vintage watch.
Its an ideal combination of vintage and modern styles. This watch Would Make A Great Addition To Your watch Collection.DIAL: The new professionally made white polished ceramics & pad printing, roman numerals, subsidiary second. MOVEMENT: Original VACHERON & CONSTANTIN GENEVE SWISS produced in ca. Gilt-finished lever movement, Bimetallic screw balance, Blue Breguet hairspring, Moustache lever, Wolf teeth winding gear.
These movements are marked "VACHERON & CONSTANTIN", serial number #263930 dates it to the year ca. In an excellent status which was very well saved, considering age of this watch (116 years). Movement has been recently serviced.
Movement works fine and keeps good time. NOTE: This is a NAIL SET watch so you dont pull the crown out to set the time. Instead, you press the little button near the crown IN and then move the crown to set the hands, releasing the button once youre finished. Its easy, so dont worry about getting the hang of it.CASE: New Hand-Engraved & Gilding Art Stainless Steel case. SIZE: 48 mm - Case wide 57 mm - Case tall from lug to lug 13 mm - Thickness 22 mm - Band size STRAP: Included, brown with buckle, 22 mm, genuine leather. Check out my see video. Item will be carefully packed and sent from Ukraine. I will send you item by Ukrainian State Enterprise of Posts "UKRPOSHTA". Please do not hesitate to ask us any questions you may have regarding our merchandise. The item "VACHERON & CONSTANTIN GENEVE HAND-ENGRAVED ART Movement Pocket Watch 1900s" is in sale since Sunday, March 18, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Wristwatches". The seller is "cherry_ua" and is located in Ukraine. This item can be shipped worldwide.