Jaeger-LeCoultre at SalonQP 2011, London

11.15.11

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For collectors who have always wanted to know more about mechanical watches and unique timepieces, from November 10 to 12, ‘La Vallée de Joux’ comes to the UK!

For the first time Jaeger-LeCoultre, a Manufacture which is synonymous of Tradition and Innovation, brings the essence of the ‘Vallée de Joux’ to the contemporary setting of the Saatchi Gallery. A unique experience for the sophisticated watch collectors or connoisseurs of fine art and watches: this Master Class hosted by our most experience Jaeger-LeCoultre watchmakers, offers VIPs and watch specialists an exclusive opportunity to delve into the know how of fine watchmaking.

For three days only, three exceptional timepieces take centre stage and pays tribute to the iconic Reverso watch which celebrates this year its 80th Anniversary: the Reverso Répétition Minute à Rideau, the Grande Reverso Email, the Reverso Grande Complication à Triptyque.

In keeping with the 80th anniversary of the iconic Reverso, clients will learn how to assemble and dissemble the Reverso Grande Date Calibre 875, one of Jaeger-LeCoultre most famous movements.

From the smallest pinion to the largest barrel, learn to assemble the main spring, responsible for powering the train wheels, right down to the escapement or ‘heart’ of the watch which regulates the energy to the balance. These features are the very essence of fine watchmaking!