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Vacheron Constantin - pocket watch military chronograph ca 1944 - Unisex - 1901-1949

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Vacheron Constantin - pocket watch military chronograph ca 1944  - Unisex - 1901-1949

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Manual winding - Silver - Certificate of originality

Type: Pocket watch
Brand: Vacheron Constantin
Movement: Manual winding
Gender: Unisex
Case material: Silver
Model: pocket watch military chronograph ca 1944
Period: 1901-1949
Extras: Certificate of originality
Material fineness: 925 silver

Beautiful Vacheron & Constantin military chronograph it is extremely beautiful and it was used by the USA Corps of Engineer in World War I. This pocket watch was part of an order of 5,000 watches in which only 3,289 total watches delivered that the United States Army Corps of Engineers commissioned from Vacheron & Constantin. . The army ordered these in 1918 and accepted shipments from Vacheron until late 1919. This pocket watch is a single button chronograph without a minute counter, so it tracks only 60 second increments. The button on top of the winding crown starts, stops, and resets the chronograph. The lever to left of the crown is depressed in order to set the time. All the functions of the watch are working properly, and it is keeping time very well. This piece is all original and in good condition to boot which is extremely hard to find.

The Watch number 536, Case number is 234586, the movement number is 380857, and the movement is a 20-jewel movement with a straight line lever escapemen
The watches had to be made of 900 fine silver, have white dials, have luminous hands and numerals. Total weight 106 g.
The pocket watch chronograph measures 52 mm wide, 65 mm from the crown to the bottom, and 15.5 mm thick.

Shipping method: registered and insured shipping

Watch is in very good condition
Look at the pics,that told more than 1000 words
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Feedback score: 100%
Reviews given: 24
Member since: July 5, 2017
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    XIEXIAOBIN197192 January 9, 2018

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    the clock has arrived but it does not work. It has problems with charging. I twice wrote with private message on dec 19 and 26. Check it. Now it's time to do something. No more patience.
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    danielebarbone December 29, 2017

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    we have sent the watch in full working order. you can see it on this video
    https://youtu.be/sIj4SYGlLVE
    I dont understand why do you not contact us immediately after you have get the parcel.
    Catawiki is 100 % professional trade platform and you must be patient and wait for the message from Catawiki. We will definitely come to an agreement.
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    Belle montre conforme à la description. Envoyée rapidement et emballée soigneusement. Très satisfait.
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    agj1966 December 20, 2017

  • What can I say, this watch is like a piece of artwork!
    I am still glad there are true craftsman out there in this world

    Richk225 November 23, 2017

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    Sorry ich habe die Uhr schon bekommen
    Alles gut
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    nguyenducdung November 9, 2017

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Austria $37.26
Belgium $37.26
Canada $86.95
Denmark $37.26
France $37.26
Germany $37.26
Ireland $43.47
Italy $37.26
Luxembourg $37.26
Netherlands $37.26
Norway $86.95
Poland $24.84
Portugal $55.90
Spain $37.26
Sweden $37.26
Switzerland $86.95
United Kingdom $43.47
Rest of Europe $86.95
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