Blancpain Rayville S.A. commemorative desk clock.
This clock was released to commemorate the reconstruction of the Blancpain factory in 1963 in Villeret, Switzerland.
The clock is powered by an electro-mechanical movement Made in Switzerland which comes in contradiction with the brand’s slogan “Blancpain has never made a quartz watch and never will.” But this is not a watch, so they may be right.
Marked on the inside “EN SOUVENIR DE LA RECONSTRUCTION APRES INCENDIE” “RAYVILLE S.A. MONTRES BLANCPAIN 15.1.63 – 19.12.63”
Ca. 160 mm diameter, dial ca. 100 mm diameter, height ca. 50 mm.
The clock is working and keeping a precise time.