Only Online Auction

Geneva, Apr 07, 2021

LOT 41

Chronomètres Forget
Ref. D 002-CW, self-winding, date, day, white dial; “Chronomètre”; stainless steel and gold

CHF 1,000 - 2,000

EUR 950 - 1,850 / USD 1,100 - 2,200 / HKD 8,400 - 16,800


Sold: CHF 750

Stainless steel and yellow gold, self-winding, round-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, water-resistant with sapphire-crystal snap-on case-back, 18K yellow gold cabochon crown and bezel, white colour guilloché (engine-turned) dial with subsidiary seconds at 6 and two horological complications:
· Date of the month (exterior graduation with central index)
· Day of the week (subsidiary dial at 12 o’clock; indications given in English)

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 1-8

As new

Slightly scratched

Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original

Brand Forget, Geneva

Model “Chronomètre”

Reference D 002-CW

Year circa 1992

Movement No. D 257

Case No. unnumbered

Material stainless steel and gold

Bracelet stainless steel and gold Forget bracelet with patented clasp system

Diameter 34 mm.

Caliber 11’’’ ½, based on ETA 2892-2 (28 800 v / h), certified chronometer (C.O.S.C.)

Dimensions Length 190 mm. (approx.)

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories original fitted box with protective cardboard box, certificate of origin (blank), instruction booklet, Bulletin de marche (Watch rate certificate) from C.O.S.C., La Chaux-de-Fonds and Le Locle (dated February 16, 1993), gilded metal setting-pin


The purchase price payable by a buyer will be the sum of the final bid price plus the buyer’s premium, together with any applicable sales or compensating use tax. In addition to the hammer price, the buyer’s premium is payable as follows: 25% of the hammer price on each lot.

Important notice – Special conditions Please look carefully at all the photos as they are an integral part of the description. Any defect not mentioned in the descriptions but visible on the photos will be considered as described and cannot lead to any claim. The dimensions are given as an indication and may slightly differ from the measures mentioned by the manufacturers especially for contemporary watches. The photos are not retouched. Colors may differ from reality. For timepieces, we guarantee neither the functioning nor the precision of the movement, nor the water-resistance of the case. In addition, please note that movements, parts of mechanisms or cases may be incomplete. The lots are sold “as is”, described to the best of our knowledge and cannot be returned. Once the online bid is placed by the bidder, it cannot be cancelled.