WNS-CLK-114 - LeCoultre - Atmos Clock - 24K plated case - Full Front Case View
LeCoultre "Atmos" Clock - 24K plated case - super accurate - new bellows - (circa mid-1950s)
Brief History of the Atmos Clock:The Atmos Clock is a timepiece of near-perpetual movement needing no human intervention and almost no energy. Invented by Swiss engineer Jean-Léon Reutter in 1928 in Neuchâtel, the Atmos clock has been the Swiss government’s official gift for important guests since 1950. Patented in 1928, the first version – known today as the Atmos 1 – was marketed by La Compagnie Générale de Radiologie (CGR) in 1930.
The patents were subsequently purchased by Jaeger-LeCoultre in France 1936 and in Switzerland in 1937. The company then spent ten years perfecting the clock before beginning to manufacture it in its current technological form in 1946.
Item ID: WNS-CLK-114
WNS-CLK-114 - LeCoultre - Atmos Clock - 24K plated case - Full Front View
LeCoultre "Atmos" Clock - 24K plated case - (circa mid-1950s)