H. Moser & Cie., in collaboration with Agenhor SA, has crafted the Endeavour Chinese Calendar Limited Edition, a remarkable timepiece in red gold limited to 100 pieces. This watch ingeniously fuses the Gregorian calendar with the Chinese lunisolar calendar, embodying a union of diverse cultural temporal measurements and showcasing the 12 signs of the Chinese zodiac and moon phases. It stands out for its self-sufficiency, requiring no manual corrections for a period of 12 years.
The Endeavour Chinese Calendar Limited Edition manages to gracefully unite the solar and lunar calendar elements, displaying a symphony of timekeeping that seamlessly synchronizes two distinct calendrical systems. At its core, it operates using two cams that collaborate in parallel, enabling the precise indication of lunisolar calendar nuances, making it a timepiece that operates meticulously for 12 years without needing external adjustments.
The Endeavour Chinese Calendar Limited Edition is not just a technological marvel but also a tribute to aesthetic elegance and user-friendly design. It showcases various elements such as the Chinese lunisolar months, days, moon phases, and associated zodiac animals, alongside the Gregorian dates, all laid out with exquisite clarity and artistic finesse. Powered by the HMC 210 calibre and a module developed by Agenhor SA, this watch emerges as a contemporary interpretation of traditional Chinese culture, balancing intricate functionality with minimalist aesthetics, thereby creating a piece destined to captivate across cultures and boundaries.