The Moon is the swiftest of all the celestial bodies. She travels through the Zodiac in approximately 28 days, and spends two and a half days in each sign. Her daily motion is an average of 12 degrees. Distance from Earth: 384 000 km. Mass: slightly over one thousandth of the Earth's. Water is her element. Her nature is cold and moist. She rules Cancer and she is in exaltation in Taurus.
Jaquet Droz Petite Heure Minute Horses 43mm ($57,800), features a bas-relief sculptural illustration of a wild mustang, a horse native to the American northwest, in rose gold. The dial is in black grand feu enamel. Jaquet Droz’s master craftsmen have used the champlevé technique to highlight the motion of the horse’s mane and tail, both of which have been filled in with grand feu enamel. It is the first use of champlevé in a Jaquet Droz watch.