1970s Vacheron Constantin Chronometre Royal with original box
The oldest watch brand in the world, in continuous operation since its foundation in 1755, Vacheron Constantin was the first watch company to manufacture movements with interchangeable parts as early as 1839. Vacheron watches are admired for their Latin-influenced cases, well-balanced proportions and exquisitely finished movements of the highest quality.
The Geneva manufacture is known for its highly complicated masterpieces, including the Grande Complication du Roi Farouk, the Tour de l’Ile, and masterpieces such as the traditional line, the 222, the Overseas or the Calatrava.
The proposed model is an ultra-rare Chronomètre Royal with integrated bracelet and a particularly appealing finish.
This watch from the 1960s embodies both the spirit of Vacheron Constantin. Its round case in 18k yellow gold, 35mm diameter, features an elegant “linen” guilloché dial. The date window, the hands and applied indexes made in gold and onyx ensure of the readability of the dial.
The watch has an elegant integrated bracelet also in 18kt gold, signed by the Maltese cross symbol of the house Vacheron Constantin.
The whole watch is driven by a mechanical movement with automatic winding and certified chronometer.
A true collector’s item and hard to find.