Anonimo: Italian craftsmanship and the art of watchmaking.

The tradition of Italian craftsmanship suffered a severe blow in the late 1990’s when the now Richemont group bought Officine Panerai, a century old Florentine watch maker specialized in dive watches often made on spec for the Navy. The tragedy was not the acquisition itself, but the subsequent decision to move production to Switzerland leaving … More Anonimo: Italian craftsmanship and the art of watchmaking.