Vacheron Constantin Jump Hour Retrograde "Saltarello" 18K Yellow Gold Limited Edition
Manufacturer: Vacheron Constantin
Model: Jump Hour Retrograde "Saltarello"
Reference Number: 43041/000J-8673
Time Period: 1990's
Retail / Compare-At Price: $28,900
Our Best Price: $20,230
Case Material: 18K yellow gold
Case Diameter: 36 mm x 36 mm
Thickness: 8 mm
Waterproof: 100 ft. / 30 m.
Water Resistance: 3 ATM
Material Bezel: Fixed stepped 18K yellow gold
Glass: Sapphire crystal
Dial: Sunburst guilloché Silver textured
Dial Numerals: Black painted Arabic numeral indicating the hour on a trapezoid window at 12 o'clock, raised 18K yellow gold Arabic numeral, diamond and stick minute indices arched from 9 to 3 o'clock
BRACELET / STRAP
Bracelet color: Black
Bracelet Material: Leather
Clasp: Ardillon Vacheron Constantin Maltese cross
Clasp material: 18K yellow gold
Retrograde, hour display centered on the 12 o'clock position, fan-shaped minutes display positioned between 9 and 3 o'clock
This cushion-shaped solid two-body case, stepped bezel, and stepped downturned lugs are polished.
18K yellow gold pull/push crown engraved with the Vacheron Constantin Maltese cross
Silver with hand-done sunburst guilloché texture dial
18K yellow gold framed trapezoidal aperture indicating the jump hour at 12 o'clock
18K yellow gold alpha-shaped retrograde hand indicating and applied gold Arabic numeral minute indices with gold diamond and black stick markers on a curved retrograde graduation from 9 o'clock to 3.
The sapphire crystal display case back is signed Vacheron Constantin Saltarello is secured with 4 screws, and exhibits the highly embellished movement especially the skeletonized hand-engraved rotor. It shows crisp hallmarks
This automatic self-winding Vacheron & Constantin caliber 1120/2 movement is rhodium plated with, stamped with fausses côtes embellishment and the Seal of Geneva quality mark. It's constructed with 38 jewels, a shock absorber mechanism, and a straight-line lever escapement. There is a monometallic balance that’s adjusted for heat, cold, and 5 positions, a self-compensating flat balance spring, and a skeletonized hand-engraved rotor with a 21K gold segment.
Limited edition n. 24/100 engraved on the left side of the case.
Incomplete (no box and no papers)