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I have seen a tiny, thin cylinder with a steel escape wheel in the fashion of Urban marked Jules Jurgensen a Paris #1782 with breathtaking workmanship!
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In that period they were rated in the trade along with those of Charles Frodsham in London as extremely fine.
I have recently been asked about quartz watches bearing the name Jules Jurgensen.Join the ranks of ethical/credible pocket watch collecting practices--KEEP POCKET WATCHES ORIGINAL--DON'T PART THEM OUT OR SWITCH COMPONENTS!a slight revision: A Brief History of Jules Jurgensen Watches May 16, 2005 Donald L.Jorgen furthered his training in Locle with the celebrated horologist, J. Houriet with whom he set up a business relationship.
Jorgen’s son Urban studied the craft with his father and then went to Locle, Paris and London to polish his skills. Jules followed his father’s footsteps studying in Locle, Geneva, London and Paris.
He met and later married Sophie-Henriette Houriet, the daughter of J. Around 1835 he set himself making watches in Locle.