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Gold complicated Observatory chronometer no. 15725

Case: Pink gold, hunting, engraved pink gold cuvette, engine-turned circular case with monogram to the front cover, repeating slide and chronograph button in the band

Dial: white enamel dial with Roman numerals, gilt spade hands, four subsidiary dials indicating leap year indicator combined with month, day, date and phases of the moon combined with constant seconds

Movement: nickel-finished fully jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, repeating on two gongs

Provenance:
1894 - Haas Neveux, Geneva

1894 - Obersvatoire de Geneve 20 July 1894, adjusted by J Rambal

2001 - Christie's 24 October 2001 USD 14,000 - USD 18,000 sold USD 15,862 "Haas Neveux & Co. A fine and rare 18K pink gold hunter case minute repeating perpetual calendar chronograph keyless lever watch with phases of the moon SIGNED HAAS NEVEUX & CO., NO. 15725, CIRCA 1894 Haas Neveux & Co. A fine and rare 18K pink gold hunter case minute repeating perpetual calendar chronograph keyless lever watch with phases of the moon Signed Haas Neveux & Co., No. 15725, circa 1894 With nickel-finished fully jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, repeating on two gongs, engraved pink gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, gilt spade hands, four subsidiary dials indicating leap year indicator combined with month, day, date and phases of the moon combined with constant seconds, the engine-turned circular case with monogram to the front cover, repeating slide and chronograph button in the band, together with original Observatoire de Geneve timing certificate dated 20 July 1894, case numbered, cuvette signed and numbered, dial signed, movement numbered 57 mm. diam"

2009 - Sotheby's Estimate $25,000-35,000 SOLD. 31,250 USD "Haas Neveux & Co A FINE AND RARE PINK GOLD HUNTING CASED MINUTE REPEATING PERPETUAL CALENDAR CHRONOGRAPH WATCH WITH MOON-PHASES CIRCA 1894 NO 15725 20''' jeweled nickel lever movement stamped with the seal of Geneva, bi-metallic compensation balance, micrometer regulator, repeating on two gongs, pink gold cuvette • white enamel dial, radial Roman numerals, four subsidiary dials indicating day in French, month and leap years, date, and constant seconds combines with ages and phases of the moon, outer scale calibrated for 300 units • 18k pink gold case, monogram to the guilloché cover, minute repeating slide and chronograph pusher to the band • movement numbered, case numbered and stamped BHJ CO G, cuvette numbered and signed by maker diameter 57 mm Accompanied by original Observatoire de Genève timing certificate dated July 20th, 1894"