Replica Watches That Dance And Fly: Ulysse Nardin ‘Pin-up’ And Van Cleef & Arpels ‘Papillon Automate’

Timepieces with automatons and jaquemarts are a lot more fun than replica watches that just tell time. An automaton, illustrated here by the flying butterfly on the Van Cleef & Arpels Papillon Automate, is an animated figure driven by a mechanical movement. The dancer on Ulysse Nardin’s Pin-up is a jaquemart, an automaton linked to […]