Haas Neveux & Cie.
HAAS-PRIVAT MINUTE REPEATER PINK GOLD
Haas-Privat & Co, Genève, No. 76651. Made circa 1890.
Very fine and rare, large, keyless, minute-repeating, 18K pink
gold, hunting cased pocket watch.
Four-body, "bassine et filets", solid, polished. Hinged gold
cuvette, glazed gold-rimmed cover over the movement.
White enamel with radial Arabic numerals, outer minute
track, outer five-minute numerals, subsidiary seconds.
Blued steel spade hands.
Cal. 21''', rhodium plated, fausses cotes decoration, 29
jewels, counterpoised straight line calibrated lever escapement,
cut bimetallic compensation balance, blued steel
Breguet balance-spring, index regulator, repeating on gongs
activated by a slide on the band.