Vacheron Constantin

The 18k gold Préstige de la France ref. 35202


Very attractive 18k gold Vacheron Constantin “Préstige de la France" ref. 35202, manufactured in 1981.

In 1972 Vacheron Constantin received the « Diplôme Prestige de la France » paying tribute to the manufacture’s distinctive expertise, supported by its determination to provide authenticity, technical perfection, and elegance.

To celebrate this event, the "Prestige de la France" model was born: a trapezium-shaped case, a unique design, both cambered and asymmetrical.

The first collection of curved & asymmetrical watches known as the “1972” was available in two sizes, under ref. 35202 as the present example and 15207.
Its remarkable thin construction has been possible thanks to the use of the extra thin calibre 1050 with variable inertia balance regulator, which became a signature of the Maison at this time.

The present example stands out for its beautiful condition.

The charming white dial features black indexes and Roman numerals at 3,6,9 and 12 position.

The case-back is engraved with “Prestige de la France”.

The gorgeous 18k gold bracelet gives a unique and charming vintage touch to the overall timepiece.

Accompanied by Vacheron Constantin Extrait d’Archives.

Case n.: 546xx
Calibre: Manual, T-1052
Dim: 37x17 mm
Box & Papers: Vacheron Constantin Extrait d’Archives
Manufactured in: 1981
Provenance: Monaco’s collector



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