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Dial-making Art of Jaquet Droz exhibition pictures

November 29 2006 at 6:41 PM

michael.ting  (Login mkt32)

Montres Jaquet Droz recently hosted an exhibition in La Cité du Temps, Geneva

Here are some pictures of the event

The entrance to the exhibition:

The dial display (The grand feu enamel dials undergo quality control twice; once after the initial production and another time after watch assembly...the rejection rate is about 40%)

When I told my wife that I wanted a room at home decorated like this (i.e a sofa where I could sit facing a wall of sample dials) she said I was crazy

The Press was there interviewing Mr. Emch:

enthusiasts taking a close look at the sample enamel dials:



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I would like to have a wall like that....

November 29 2006, 9:36 PM 

Hope J*D will do something like that around this part of the world. I think that for education purposes, this kind of exibit would out-weigh the cost of bringing it around the world. Well, if they can travel around the world with their vintage pieces, I don't see a problem of bringing aound phto frames. Lets see what happens


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excellent Mike!...thank you...

November 30 2006, 3:36 PM 

hey, i'll email you tomorrow...


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