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Sylvain Mairet

1805 - 1890

Sylvain Mairet

Swiss clockmaker and chronometer maker.

Full name: Sylvain Jean-Mairet.

Nephew and disciple of Frédéric Louis Favre-Bulle. Renowned for the production of anchor escapements, precision watches and chronometers.

Improvement of various escapement parts.

Invented a double winder (with double shaft).