AN EXCLUSIVE SEAL OF QUALITY
Vacheron Constantin, the most loyal representative of the Hallmark of Geneva since 1901
The Hallmark of Geneva certifies compliance with the traditions of Genevan workmanship. Vacheron Constantin, which first applied for the hallmark in 1901, is among the few manufacturers that embarked on this road to excellence at an early date.
Since then, the company has been training its watchmakers in the crafts of fine watchmaking based on the stringent criteria of the Hallmark of Geneva. This approach has enabled it to maintain traditional skills while evolving the tools of production, resulting in timepieces of refined appearance with faultless mechanisms.
From the research and development department to the finish of the components and adjustment workshops, the spirit of craftsmanship on a strong technical base means that the Vacheron Constantin manufacturing company has been the most faithful representative of the Hallmark of Geneva for more than a century.
Compliance with these quality criteria denotes the manufacturer’s indisputable mastery of the entire watchmaking process from the design of the movement, whether simple or complicated, to the sale of the watch.
Exclusive customer benefits
The Hallmark of Geneva brings a number of advantages certified by a neutral and independent body
A GUARANTEE OF PROVENANCE
The Hallmark of Geneva gives the customer the assurance that the watch was assembled, adjusted and cased up in Geneva and that it will always be taken care of by watchmakers upholding Geneva’s technical and stylistic expertise, reflecting a centuries-old tradition.
A GUARANTEE OF RESILIENCE
Strict manufacturing and finishing criteria applied to each component are a guarantee that the watch will work reliably for a long time.
A GUARANTEE OF ACCURACY
Rating tests conducted on all the watches in conditions simulating normal wear guarantee the accuracy of the cased-up watch in daily use.
A GUARANTEE OF KNOW-HOW AND WORKMANSHIP
The Hallmark of Geneva guarantees the flawless quality of the components in their manufacture, finish and assembly. It indicates that the brand is capable of producing and repairing watches according to the principles of traditional fine watchmaking. It also guarantees that the features of the cased-up watch promised to the customer have been inspected by the candidate brand and regularly audited by a neutral and official body.