Nowadays, it is common thing to wear a wristwatch, however, the situation was completely different about 100 years ago. During 1914 to 1918, the First World War brought many new events to humans including the plane, poison gas, long-range cannon and watches. After the war, many soldiers had maintained the habit of wearing precise knockoff wristwatches, which opening up the charming history of timepieces. Here I will tell there milestone moments of wristwatches during 100 years.
1, Breitling Chronograph
In 1915, Breitling developed the world’s first chronograph model with independent timing button. The chronograph button of the steel case fake Breitling chronograph has been set at 2 o’clock position which is independent from the winding crown. At that time, the pocket watch’s chronograph button had been integrated with the crown.
2, Cartier Tank
Cartier released the Tank collection in 1919. The shape of the case of silver dial copy Cartier Tank was inspired by the tracks of military tank that was put into use in the First World War.
3, Rolex Cosmograph Daytona
In 2000, Rolex released the brand new Cosmograph Daytona which was equipped with calibre 4130, the self-winding mechanical movement entirely developed and manufactured by Rolex. It means that the self-manufactured mechanical movements have been equipped in the watches among all the collections of the brand.