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TAVANNES WATCH Submarine Commander 100th anniversary special edition 042/100. Automatic Swiss movement. Stainless Steel case 41mm, etched with an image of a submarine and 1917-2017, along with the limited edition number, sapphire crystal, black with red accents Nato strap. Tavannes produced the first Divers Water proof watch in 1917. Produced at the request of the British Royal Navy, this Divers Watch was produced way before other brands produced a water proof divers watch, and was known as the Submarine Commander. Special edition watch box included.
|Style Number||TAA07.111/ST 17|
In 1891 a young, talented master watchmaker, Henri-Frédéric Sandoz, founded the Tavannes Watch Company in a small Swiss village, Tavannes, in the Jura mountains. In half a century, Tavannes built five factories in Switzerland, and became the fourth largest watch manufacturer in the world. The company has continued to innovate and develop superb timepieces appreciated by horologist and collectors.