On the eve of celebrating its 180th anniversary, Jaeger-LeCoultre invites its community of Fine Watchmaking enthusiasts to learn about a few major events and key inventions of its history in images. The legacy of the founder of the Manufacture, Antoine LeCoultre, comes to life in the form of an Advent calendar, in which the famous millionomètre, pocket watches, the first calibres with grand complications and more are revealed.
In a video animation, “Season’s Greetings 2013”, the spectator embarks on a magical watchmaking journey through time. A date, an invention, and an icon reveal all the creativity and technical expertise of the Manufacture Jaeger-LeCoultre since 1833, in the unique location of the Vallée de Joux.
To delve even deeper into this exploration, a dedicated application on Facebook called “Season’s Greetings on the eve of our 180th anniversary” shares each milestone to celebrate 180 years of history and a New Year that is sure to be very eventful for Jaeger-LeCoultre.