empressissi™ is pleased to offer this rare and finely executed HAAS NEVEUX & Co. minute repeater. This fine brand is responsible to some of the most innovative complication designs in pocket watches and this watch is of no exception. We invite you to watch a video of this complicated pocket watch in our youtube channel. It is fully functional and ready to add to your collection.
The watch houses an early complicated crown wind/crownset caliber, running on 15 jewels and adjusted to 4 positions, made of German silver of the finest standards. The dial side features a minute repeater complication, operating through an exterior slide. It is complete and working but will require adjustment. The time part of the watch is working flawlessly, keeping accurate time with sub seconds. The movement is cased in an elegant hunter style (savonette) 14K solid gold case with an original crown, good hinges mint crystal and overall fantastic condition with internal dust cover of14K solid gold as well. The net gold weight of this case is 28 grams.
The dial appears to be a later replacement and is made of enamel with several hairlines in English style with a matching set of hands.