As a boy Philippe Wurtz was fascinated by mechanisms and gears of his Meccano set. After studies of mathematics and physics, he made an apprenticeship as a clockmaker near Frankfurt. Therefore his was especially interested in precision pendulum clocks.
To emphasize the beautifull mechanism, the clocks are filigree designed. The cases with there slender frame and large glass panel allow to view the clockwork running. The minimized plates bearing the wheels, contribute to discover the function of the clock, the escapement and the pretty big wheels.
They are manufactured individually on order.