New from Basel 2003 – Armand Nicolet Chronographs

Hello Forumners

Strolling through the halls at the Basel Fair, I came across the booth of “Armand Nicolet, Tramelan” and saw a number of watches that were rather attractive. I haven’t heard of this brand before, apparently Armand Nicolet was a watchmaker active in the 19th century. Neither their catalogue nor their website gives any info on the movements they use or mentions the prices. My guess is that these are reasonably priced, ETA-equipped pieces.

Here’s a new chrono which doesn’t appear on their website:

Here a few random picks from their Hunter line, their website is at