Monthly Archives: June 2012

British Horological Journal, June 2012

In this month’s Journal: Front page: A picture of a Grand Sonnerie striking clock with a spring detent escapement by Berrolla, at the Fine clock Sale held at Bonhams on 20 June. A Helping hand for Students 50. The Rolex … Continue reading

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Abraham-Louis Bréguet (1747 – 1823)

May’s HJ cover features an attractive Bréguet-style three wheel clock by David Walter. Bréguet, although of French ancestry, was born in Switzerland due to his Protestant forebears having fled their homeland in 1685. His widowed mother re-married a French watchmaker … Continue reading

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