15,000 - 25,000 USD
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- A STAINLESS STEEL CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH REGISTERS AND TACHOMETER
CIRCA 1940 MVT 422562 CASE 266365
- Stainless steel
- diameter 33 mm
• manual winding movement, 21 jewels • silvered dial, Arabic and baton numerals, luminescent hands, outer tracking calibrated for tachometer, subsidiary dial for constant seconds and 45-minute register • rectangular pushers, snap back • case, dial and movement signed
The movement is stamped with the American import mark 'VXN' indicating this watch was exported into the United States for sale. During the 1940s, high quality chronographs were increasingly popular with the American public at all price points, with Vacheron Constantin and Patek Philippe at the high end.