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Tourbillon Complication Exclusivity a Thing of the Past?

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There are few complications that prove a watch’s horological prowess like the tourbillon.  Invented by Abraham-Louis Breguet at the turn of the century to achieve the utmost accuracy in timepieces, the tourbillon almost went extinct with the advent of the quartz watch.  Tourbillons were invented to balance out the effects of gravity and jiggling of […]