Backes & Strauss creations have always drawn inspiration from the British heritage. Backes & Strauss produces jewelled watches with an unashamedly contemporary design in both its timepiece and fine jewellery ranges.
A moving part, generally circular, which oscillates on its rotational axis. It is coupled to the spring to achieve the to-and-fro motion by which time is divided into strictly equal parts. Each to-and-fro movement ("tick-tock") is called an oscillation. Each oscillation is divided into two vibrations.