Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Watch with magician automaton in a walnut shell

Made in Geneva in 1810, this incredible watch was made in a walnut shell. It incorporates a magician automaton and music! This is just one of the treasures to be found at the Patek Philippe Museum near Lake Geneva. It houses one of the most important collections of watches in the world, going back six hundred years.

Here is an article and gorgeous photo set titled six centuries of the world's greatest watches.

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