On friday morning, the buses took
us to the center of Geneva. We had a short walk to the
Cité du Temps also
features a permanent Swatch exhibition. The claim
"show all of the Swatch watches ever produced" is simply
wrong as you will see further below. But a
significant number of Swatch watches can be seen, indeed.
welcome speech by Reto Stöckli
tension (before the kiosk) is incredible :-)
Roberto checking out some specialities...
There are much, much more 1983 watches!
Paco explaining some little details
I only saw two really special
watches in the exhibition. Can you spot one of them
in the picture below?
Yes, you are right! I
also had not seen a White Olympia
(LZ101) with two little lines at 12 o'clock before.
The watch itself is mega rare (it was sold for $2625 US at
auction in on 10-OCT-1992 in Geneva) but a LZ101
with two little lines at 12 o'clock had never
surfaced. Probably a Newseum remake or something
And those little Pop prototypes
(about the same size as a gent watch) were also quite
Here is a small slide show of
a few of the watches in the exhibition:
to read page 3 ("A
Visit to the United Nations") of my Geneva G&P Event 2012