The Vacheron Constantin Historiques Triple Calendar Moonphase 1948 was introduced in October of 2017 as a limited edition of 200 pieces. Inspired by the 1948 reference 4240L, it features a stepped Triple Gadroon case edge & a vintage inspired dials with red date numbers & a red moonphase disc. This watch is # 043/200
Polished 18kt rose gold case. Silver opaline ( a little off-white) dial with a lighter silver date chapter ring. Applied polished rose gold hour markers. Polished hour, minutes & small seconds hands. Fine printed minute track on the dial perimeter.
- Day of the week & month windows below the 12 o'clock position.
- Date via central hand.
- Moonphase aperture display above 6 o'clock.
Fitted on its original Vacheron Constantin double-sided brown alligator strap with a polished 18kt rose gold 'Maltese Cross' tang buckle. The strap is in very good condition, with plenty of wear-time remaining. We would categorize the strap as in 85% condition. A new strap is available to be ordered in for roughly $400.Movement:
Powered by a Vacheron Constantin in-house manual-winding caliber 4400QCL, beats at28,800 vph (4Hz), with 21 jewels & a power reserve of +/- 65 hours. This watch bears the prestigious Geneva Quality Hallmark
This watch is in overall excellent condition. The watch shows very
light signs of wear in form of light surface scuff marks & hairline scratches. We have chosen NOT to have the watch polished in order to maintain the original finish, which is preferable to some collectors. Polishing is optional at no additional costs, although we would recommend against it. We would be comfortable in rating this watch at 90%+ condition as is. Delivered in its original box with all papers. Complications:
Day & Date Display, Moonphase