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Favre-Leuba - 282 years of conquering frontiers

Favre-Leuba 282 years of conquering frontiers

This video dives into the past and present of Favre-Leuba, which celebrates 282 years of history this year.

Over the centuries Favre-Leuba’s timepieces have proved indispensable companions on expeditions around the world, from the top of Mount Everest and K2 to the North Pole. Alongside these feats, the company itself has shaped history with its pioneering achievements in watchmaking engineering.

Follow the timeline from the founding by Abraham Favre on 13th March 1737 right up to the present day in this video covering the history of the brand.

If you were part of this fantastic story at any point in the brand's history, Favre-Leuba would love to hear from you. Contact them via the sidebar on the right-hand side of this page.


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Favre-Leuba is the second-oldest Swiss watch brand and traces its origins to the workshop of Abraham Favre in Le Locle, which was first officially mentioned in 1737.

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