The result the breguet no. Marie antoinette n 1160 grande complication pocket watch number 1160.
Hours minutes seconds perpetual calendar equation of time repetition for hours quarters and minutes independent seconds thermometer and power reserve indicator.
1 breguet grande complication marie antoinette no. The watch was made by axel von fersen who was a swedish nobleman. Today this watch is still considered as the 5th most complicated in the world. 2 breguet grande complication marie antoinette the breguet grande complication marie antoinette is an example that was named after the famous historical figure because it was created specifically for her.
It has been called a poem in clockwork. This is a watch that has been around for over 100 years but its history predates the creation of this amazing timepiece. 160 grand complication became known as the.
Breguet 160 marie antoinette. The complete history of the breguet 160 marie antoinette. 160 takes the name from marie antoinette the queen of france at the time of the french revolution.
Breguet s grand complication marie antoinette is symbolic of that era s royalty and the history of the watch is evidence of it all. Breguet grande complication marie antoinette no 160 at least 10 million. This is actually a reproduction watch and yes it can be worth 10 million.
160 grand complication more commonly known as the marie antoinette or the queen is a case watch designed by swiss watchmaker abraham louis breguet. Said to have been fascinated by breguet s watches marie antoinette acquired over the years a number of his timepieces notably a perpétuelle fitted with a self winding device. In 1783 the legendary watchmaker abraham louis breguet was commissioned to create a timepiece worthy of the queen of france.
Reproduction of the watch no 160 called marie antoinette based only on pictures and descriptions. The original one however was intended for marie antoinette. Many experts refer to it as to the most important watch ever produced for technological aesthetic historical and even emotional reasons.
The breguet timepiece no.