Number 11670: the Marie-Antoinette watch superbly restored by Breguet Featured

The restoration of the Petit Trianon was funded by the watch company.
by 02 June 2009

To pay tribute to Louis XVI’s beloved queen, Breguet revealed a world exclusive at Basel 2008 - the legendary, painstakingly restored “Marie-Antoinette” watch, No. 1160. On September 24, 2008, Montres Breguet President and CEO Mr. Nicolas G. Hayek officially unveiled the Petit Trianon - the Queen’s favourite residence - after a complete restoration project fully funded by the watch company. International celebrities and the entire Breguet team celebrated the auspicious event with a splendid gala dinner party and fireworks in the Petit Trianon garden. The beautiful palace has been open to the public since October 2, 2008.