2000 Vacheron Constantin Carree Historique (Ref. 91030) 18K YG W/ Box & Booklet
Vacheron Constantin has never contained itself to being a single type of watchmaker. Since its creation in 1755, the Swiss watchmaking house has set out to push the horological boundaries. Whether it's a simple dress watch or delving into the complexities of watchmaking, Vacheron Constantin never compromises tasteful design.
In the year 2000, the brand set out to reconstruct a beloved watch from their 1936 catalog, and the ref. 91030 was born. Made in only 600 pieces the Carree Historique might just be the perfect blend of a dress watch and a talking point.
|Material||18k Yellow Gold|
|Strap||2pc Vacheron Constantin Black Alligator Strap W/ 18K YG Deployant Buckle|
The watch features a gorgeous and totally unique 37.5 millimeter 18K yellow gold case with a large Maltese Cross signed crown and a see-through sapphire case back. The most striking design element is easily the oversize block lugs extending out from each corner. Aggressive and oversized, they center the watch while also creating a totally unique wearing experience. The Carree Historique comes wearing its 2pc Vacheron signed black alligator strap and 18K yellow gold deployant buckle.
The dial is classic and stunning. It features a mix of applied gold stick and roman numeral markers, with matching broad sword hands. The dial is a gorgeous cream color with cut-out relief sections around the hour markers and includes a square seconds subregister.
The watch comes complete with its original inner and outer boxes, and guarantee booklet. The watch is keeping time previous service history is unknown.