Lot 4155: Pocket watch: rarity, Vacheron & Constantin Geneve aluminium dress watch for Canadian Aluminium Limited (1938-1950), 1 of only 271 pieces (NO LIVE FEE)
November 5, 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Ca. Ø 44 mm, ca. 20.5 g, original aluminium case, dedication by Canadian Aluminium Limited on back, punched Vacheron & Constantin Swiss inside, case no. 325050, Vacheron & Constantin aluminium precision movement, caliber 439/7 with fine adjusting device and 17 jewels, movement no. 497603, original signed aluminium dial, aluminium Breguet hands, very beautiful condition, with leather bag, in working order, formerly present watch for 25th anniversary of Canadian Aluminium Ltd, limited to only 271 pieces. Another watch of this series and with original box was sold for more than 25,000 SwissFrancs.
Notes: LIVE FEE IS COVERED BY CORTRIE AUCTIONS.