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In 1775, Abraham-Louis Breguet opens his workshop, 51 Quai de l'Horloge - Ile de la Cité in Paris. The story of this prestigious house is pontuacted by major inventions in watchmaking technology and marked by famous clients of the Imperial kingdoms. 1870 is the end of the family saga and the company is sold to its workshop foreman: Edward Brown. For few years, Chaumet brothers, famous jewellers of Paris Place Vendome, own the company which is, nowadays, a subsidiary of SwatchGroup. Its manufacture is located in Vallée de Joux Switzerland since the 90s. The house is member of the COMITE COLBERT.

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LA REINE DE NAPLES

As cult inventions of the timepieces history, Breguet is the father of the 1st watch created with a "perpetual" motion even if the paternity and wording of its idea is not claimed by A-L BREGUET. He also created the tourbillon mechanism. La Reine de Naples timepiece is the 1st lady wristwatch created in 1810 for Caroline Murat, Queen of Naples.
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