Month: March 2015

Patek Philippe Museum Launches Rousseau Special Exhibition

To commemorate the 300th birthday of Rousseau (1712-1778), the Patek Philippe Museum in Geneva, Switzerland has launched a special exhibition, which runs from May 11 to October 13.
展览 This exhibition showcases masterpieces from the 17th century, including 30 rare clocks from museums such as Patek Philippe, private institutions, and personal collections, so that people can understand the history of a period that was conquered by hand.
Born in a watch family in Geneva, Rousseau watched his grandfather busy in the watchmaking loft from an early age. It was there that Rousseau realized the value of being a watchmaker. In Rousseau’s writings, he once described this: ‘I seem to be seeing an open watch for the first time. Although I don’t know the mechanical principles, I have to sincerely praise the works in front of me. I don’t know these parts It’s all for doing, but I understand that everything is the work of others, and I admire the meticulousness of watchmakers. ”
多 More than 20 watches and clocks on display this time were signed by Rousseau’s family members. Rousseau’s family has produced many master watchmakers, showing that in the era of Rousseau, Geneva has become the leader in fine watchmaking.

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Seiko Golgo 13 44 Anniversary Watch

Seiko Watches On the occasion of the 44th anniversary of the classic comic book ‘Golgo 13’ (Skull 13), a special commemorative watch with the same name as the comic book is launched. This cartoon, created by popular cartoonist Takasaito in 1968, describes the story of the work of man and society in his early 20s, which is of great significance. The Seiko Golgo 13 commemorative watch uses a number of comic scenes and famous quotes to display at different times. The theme is very distinctive.

In addition, the Seiko Golgo 13 commemorative watch is equipped with solar charging and radio receiver, which can display the time in 32 different time zone cities. Its electronic display and metal strap design is stable and fun. The watch is available in two sizes. The small size is limited to 500 and the price is 57,750 yen. The large size is limited to 1,000 and the price is 63,000 yen. Keep an eye on Seiko’s official website in Japan for the first-hand launch news.

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