The House of Chaumet, was founded in 1780, by Marie-Etienne Nitot who impressed the Emperor Napoleon with jewelry designs. Appointed the royal family's jeweler, the name Chaumet was responsible for all of the Emperor's fineries through several epochs. Chaumet designed jewelry and watches have also been worn by popes.
In 1970, Chaumet acquired Breguet, a prestigious name in luxury watches. Chaumet ventured into the world of timepieces in 1995 under its own name. Since then they have released a diverse and intriguing collection of pieces.
Chaumet watches is warranted by Chaumet, to the original purchaser, to be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal use for a period of one year from the date of purchase.
Chaumet Product LineThe Chaumet Men's Strap Watch (model PP8233B) is a refined piece with 18K yellow gold, stainless steel and leather. The crown is fluted 18K yellow gold. It also features a raised, polished 18K yellow gold bezel with ivory dial and gold colored hands. Water resistant to 50 meters, it lists for $2,700.
The Chaumet Men's Dress Watch (model P15037B) is a series of masterpieces crafted to perfection in 18K yellow gold. It features a polished gold tank case on a gold link bracelet. The crown is a unique octagonal design. The polished bezel surrounds a white dial with blue hands. With Swiss quartz movement, it lists for $10,100.
The Chaumet Women's Dress Watch (model p15035B) is in yellow 18K gold. The watch features a perfectly square tank case polished to a radiant patina, octagonal crown and yellow panther links on the bracelet. Water resistant, with Swiss quartz movement, this watch lists for $7,000.
The Chaumet Women's Steel Watch (model P15025X) features contemporary lines in premium grade steel. The polished steel outer links frame brushed steel, panther links on the stylish bracelet. With blue dial, white hands and Swiss quartz movement, it lists for $1,600.00.
Other Chaumet Series
The Khsis collection of diamond and steel watches was the original Chaumet series. In ensuing years, Chaumet has launched diverse watch collections, including Style de Chaumet, the Class One diver's watch, the Night Spirit watch and the Mihewi watch -each with its own combination of beauty and style.