Vulcain Cricket

Vulcain Cricket

Postby svaglic » March 12th 2016 9:32pm

I saw a nice textured dial Vulcain a few years ago, but didn't bid enough. I didn't make that mistake this time, in fact I probably paid too high, but I liked it and didn't want to wait years for another one to come up for sale.
Another one crossed off my list, it has been a great few months for me.
The outside of the box is great
Image

The inside is not so great, but it has the Guarantee and Instruction phamplet and they are in excellent shape.
Image

The back of the watch shows some nasty, the seller said the service history did not exist. Out it will go for a cleaning.
Image

The signed crown
Image

Now for the flawless, beautiful dial.
Image
Image
This is going to clean up to look like new, it is in such excellent shape.
I'm loving life, I have had my list for a few years, rarely was anything coming up on it, but now they seem to be falling into place.
I'm for truth, no matter who tells it. I'm for justice, no matter who it's for or against. Malcolm X
User avatar
svaglic
 
Posts: 552
Joined: March 2nd 2013 1:00am

Re: Vulcain Cricket

Postby Mortuus » March 12th 2016 11:26pm

This one is a forever keeper, Allison. Outstanding pickup; you couldn't have paid too much for it, IMHO, as it's in such beautiful condition and you have all the accoutrements.

Dang baise...
Image
User avatar
Mortuus
Founder
 
Posts: 3058
Joined: April 10th 2012 12:00am
Location: Rancho Santa Fe, CA

Re: Vulcain Cricket

Postby svaglic » March 13th 2016 1:27am

I got lucky, I am fortunate in my finds and thanks to the knowledge of people like you, chronomatt, Gerdson and 4od, I havent been taken for an expensive ride yet.
I'm for truth, no matter who tells it. I'm for justice, no matter who it's for or against. Malcolm X
User avatar
svaglic
 
Posts: 552
Joined: March 2nd 2013 1:00am

Re: Vulcain Cricket

Postby kahuna74 » March 13th 2016 10:23am

I love it Allison, simply beautiful.
User avatar
kahuna74
 
Posts: 1413
Joined: January 30th 2013 1:00am

Re: Vulcain Cricket

Postby Mortuus » March 13th 2016 6:15pm

svaglic wrote:I got lucky, I am fortunate in my finds and thanks to the knowledge of people like you, chronomatt, Gerdson and 4od, I havent been taken for an expensive ride yet.

That's very kind of you, Allison; chronomatt was a huge help to me, as well, and I really miss his posts @WL...maybe we could get him to come over here, perhaps(?) And you're right about Gerdy and 4oD; tons of knowledge there, what we used to call a "hundred-pound brain," back in my Pentagon daze.
User avatar
Mortuus
Founder
 
Posts: 3058
Joined: April 10th 2012 12:00am
Location: Rancho Santa Fe, CA


Return to Show Off Your Watches, Old and New

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests

cron