Lot 2143
  • 2143

Vacheron Constantin

Estimate
200,000 - 300,000 HKD
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Description

  • A FINE AND RARE YELLOW GOLD AND ENAMEL AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH
    REF 701965 THE MAGPIE AND NUTCRACKER CIRCA 2005
  • diameter 38 mm
• cal. 1120/2 automatic jewelled nickel lever movement stamped with the seal of Geneva, pierced and engraved 21k rimmed rotor • fine polychrome cloisonné enamel dial depicting a magpie and two nutcrackers feeding among the bush, dot indexes, gold faceted hands • 18k yellow gold case with hinged case back protecting the sapphire crystal display back secured by 6 screws • case, dial and movement signed • with an 18k yellow gold Vacheron Constantin buckle • enamel signed M. Séchaud 1997

Catalogue Note

With a Vacheron Constantin guarantee booklet and presentation box.

Inspired by American naturalist and painter John J. Audubon and his book Birds of America, this exceptional series of cloisonné enamel wristwatch depicts different birds found in America and painted by Audubon, with the dial work done by famed enamelist Muriel Senchaud. 

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