A passion for traditional craftsmanship
At the tender age of 27, US engineer and watchmaker Florentine Ariosto Jones was already deputy director and managing director of one of the leading watch manufacturers in the USA at the time. At a time when most young men were trying their luck in the West, Jones set out in the opposite direction: As a pioneer and adventurer, his goal was to combine traditional Swiss craftsmanship with modern manufacturing techniques from his homeland.
INTERNATIONAL WATCH COMPANY
High-quality mechanical timepieces.
Schaffhausen watch factory
Mmodern technology and hydropower from the nearby Rhine.
Traditional Swiss craftsmanship
Timepieces that get collectors’ pulses racing.