Les Collectionneurs POCKET WATCH
The minute-repeater pocket watch, a true marvel of horological science, quickly gained admiration and favor among the aristocrats and the bourgeoisie. Owning such a timepiece was not only a symbol of status but also a testament to one's appreciation of the artistry and the technical prowess of Vacheron Constantin.
- RA 17/18
- Minute repeater
- 47 mm
- 14 mm
- 80 grams
- Swiss made
About this watch
Invented in the 18th century as a solution for telling the time in the dark, the repeater is an ingenious mechanism created to denote the time through music. The press of a button would bring the mechanism to life and produce delightful chimes to indicate the exact time.
About the caliber
The minute repeater remains today one of the most technical complications in the realm of fine watchmaking. Its mastery is a testament to the skill and expertise of the artisans at Vacheron Constantin.
A trusted link with your timepiece
Each timepiece from this exclusive offer comes with a Digital Passport that provides trust and transparency thanks to key information such as the timepiece's Serial Number and History, information which will be updated throughout the watch's lifetime. A certificate of authenticity and a two-year warranty will aslo be available.
A link between the past and the present
Enthusiasts and connoisseurs are now able to fulfill their ultimate goal of possessing one of these rare, vintage watches. Carefully selected by the Heritage Department and restored according to the rules of the art within the Manufacture, these Vacheron Constantin timepieces dating from the 20th century are now part of the collection "Les Collectionneurs".
OTHER VINTAGE TREASURES
The preservation of rare watches
Perpetuating the beat of an age-old movement, ensuring the sustainability of a watch passed on from generation to generation, this is what gives meaning to the long and meticulous work of our Master Craftsmen. Every restoration is a special case and sometimes requires forgotten expertise... Consequently, the result goes well beyond all expectations.
The Hour Lounge
Bringing to life stories from the Maison’s archives, showcasing vintage timepieces with a remarkable past... The Hour Lounge is a special space reserved for connoisseurs and vintage lovers. Join the community to learn more about the Maison’s impressive history.