For the first time watches are awarded the Geneva Seal
(also called Geneva hallmark, Poinçon de Genève
) by the Geneva
test office Bureau Officiel de l'Etat pour le contrôle facultatif of montres de Genève
, as a quality seal.
The German watch manufacturer Junghans
starts the production of pocket watch
es, but suffers several setbacks at the beginning.
← 1885 | 1887 →
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