Revealed: Winners of the 'Oscars of watches'

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Revealed: Winners of the 'Oscars of watches'

The "Oscars of Watchmaking" for this year have been announced. A wide range of watches were recognized for their engineering excellence and eye-catching designs.

The awards were presented by the

The GPHG was launched in Geneva at the beginning of this month.

Ferdinand Berthoud's Chronometre Ferdinand Berthoud FB 1 won the Aiguille d'Or Grand Prix for the best watch in the world.

This limited edition white gold and Titanium timepiece, which sells for over $200,000, features a leather band and is powered by an intricate hand-wound mechanism with more than 1,120 parts.

Czapek Genève was awarded the Public Prize for 33 bis Quai des Bergues, which was chosen from votes cast internationally on-line and at selected international watch exhibitions.

The winning watches have been shown in Seoul and Geneva, before arriving in Dubai for their final show on 15 November.


The 27-person jury also recognized watches from Audemars Piguet and Montblanc brands, as well as Piaget, TAG Heuer, Tudor, MB&F and Chanel.

See the complete list of winners in the gallery.