The story behind the watch - A food revolution


“Some old watches come with engraved dedications on their cases. It is occasionally possible to find out interesting stories and personalities behind these few words and digits …” 
Pittsburgh, late 1910s: an American food industrialist strapped a new Patek Philippe watch on his wrist. It had his name engraved on its back. A name that would become famous thanks to an invention that changed the way of cooking cakes.

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