VACHERON CONSTANTIN Marks the 10th Anniversary of Action Innocence with a Unique Watch

A unique Vacheron Constantin marking the 10th anniversary of Action Innocence

A unique Vacheron Constantin marking the 10th anniversary of Action Innocence

VACHERON CONSTANTIN is celebrating the 10th anniversary of Action Innocence with a unique watch that has the flattest mechanical movement. A skeleton watch, hand decorated that is incarnating the highest standards of decorative arts craft, so dear to the Genevan watchmaker.

Vacheron Constantin continues to support the association by donating an exceptional and unique watch to the auction to held during the Gala Dinner on Thursday 18 June in Geneva.

The skeleton movement of this unique timepiece, that was design specially for this occasion, has a so called “Ottoman” decoration. On the side at nine a clock it has engraved “Action Innocence”.

This watch – with a diameter of 30mm and a thickness of 5.48mm – in polished 18K white gold, on top has a convex sapphire crystal along with a transparent background that you can admire the famous mechanical caliber 1003 manual winding SQ stamped the prestigious Hallmark of Geneva, of a thickness of only 1.64 mm, which is the size the flattest in the world. The hands indicating the hours and the minutes are painted in black.

The gift of a timepiece that is celebrating the craft of watchmaking and the excellent finish characteristic to Vacheron Constantin – marks the importance given by the watch manufacturer to the daily work of the association, chaired by Valerie Wertheimer, with the objective of helping to preserve the dignity and integrity of children on the Internet.

Geneva, 18th of Mai 2009
PR Vacheron Constantin – Genève – T+ 41 22 930 20 05

Translated from French by the Editor

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