Category: <span>Manufacturer</span>

Borgel Components Guides Movement Pocket watch Trench watch

Guides Manufacturer Movement Pocket watch

What is an ébauche? An ébauche is an unfinished movement and sold as such. In Switzerland, before 1850, an ébauche consisted of only the plate, bridges, fusee and the barrel.…

Components Ébauche Ébauche movement Guides

Guides H Williamson Ltd Omega Pocket watch Zenith

Lever movement Limit My collection Pocket watch

I don’t mean any disrespect, but Zenith as a modern watch manufacturer has never had any real appeal for me. I know the El Primero chronograph is considered a modern…

Lever movement My collection Pocket watch Zenith

I am constantly browsing and looking for antique watches to add to my collection. One of the terms I had seen frequently on my searches was that of “marriage watch”.…

Guides Omega Pocket watch

Borgel Lever movement Trench watch

To a watchmaker, perhaps the most interesting part of a watch is the movement. However, to the owner, it will most certainly be the dial. The dial gives the watch…

Components Guides Longines Pocket watch Trench watch

H Williamson Ltd Lever movement My collection Pocket watch