Description

    Hausmann & Co. Very Rare Gold Single Button Split Seconds Chronograph, circa 1925
    Case: 18k yellow gold, four body, hinged gold cuvette signed "Hausmann & Co. Roma, Napoli, Genova", 46 mm, moveable wire lugs, oval single button for activating the split second function, coaxial round button on the winding crown for the start, stop and return functions
    Dial: white enamel, open Arabic numerals, outermost 1/5th second marks, spiral tachometer scale in red at center, thirty minute register at three, constant subsidiary seconds at nine, luminous skeleton hands
    Movement: 17 lignes, gilt, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic balance with Breguet balance spring, swan's neck regulator, 22 jewels
    Band: tan crocodile with 18k buckle
    Signed: dial signed Hausmann & Co.




    Condition Report*:

    Type: Hausmann & Co. Very Rare Gold Single Button Split Seconds Chronograph
    Dial: enamel, open Arabic numerals
    Hands; luminous skeleton hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Case No: 66347
    Case Info: four body, hinged gold cuvette, snap back
    Case Width: 46 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: 17 lignes, gilt, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic balance with Breguet balance spring, swan's neck regulator, 22 jewels
    Band: tan crocodile with 18k gold buckle
    Circa: 1925
    Condition: dial is very good, movement is very good, case is good, some very light scratches on the case back, two tiny dings on the bezel near 4 and 5


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    May, 2013
    21st Tuesday
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