Hotel Richemond, Geneva
18 May 2004
Audemars Piguet. An exceptionally fine and rare 18K pink gold hunter case minute repeating perpetual calendar split seconds chronograph keyless lever watch with phases of the moon
Signed Audemars Piguet & Co., Brassus & Geneva, no. 3781, manufactured in 1891
With nickel-finished fully jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, precision regulator, wolf's tooth winding, repeating on two polished steel hammers onto two gongs, glazed dust cover, gold cuvette engraved Sept. 11, 1895, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, blued steel spade hands, four subsidiary dials indicating 30 minutes register combined with month and leap year indicator, day, date and phases of the moon combined with constant seconds, in heavy circular case, the engine-turned covers with blank rims and centred by blank circular cartouches, repeating slide in the band, split seconds chronograph mechanism operated through two buttons in the band, case and cuvette numbered, dial signed, movement signed and numbered
54 mm. diam.
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Accompanied by Audemars Piguet Certificate of Rating and Authenticity No. 3781 dated 12 January 1891 and original fitted wooden presentation box.
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