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About Us

Maurice de Mauriac: Different Times, Different Fortunes

We love what we do: mechanical watches. When Daniel was still a banker in New York, life was extremely fast-paced. As the saying goes ‘Time is money’. Then, the financial system crashed.


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made by Zurich

City—country—closeness:The Vallée de Joux, a secluded high valley in the Swiss Jura, is referred to as the valley of the watches and has a counterpart in Zurich: the house with…


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Atelier Maurice de Mauriac

Before one enters the Maurice de Mauriac atelier, watches are just watches. Afterwards, however, they are so much more: time-catchers, orchestrators of time, users of time and wasters of time. Maurice de Mauriac watches have a temperature, a scent, are vibrantly tactile


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A man hears red

A man of colours, a family man, a man of watchmaking: “I can’t do more than 50 things at once”, Daniel Dreifuss apologises, and then goes on in the next…


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True luxury isn’t about contrived limitation

When friends of the family or clients are not around, the atelier in Tödistrasse can be a very quiet place. Enveloped by this silence, one begins to notice a quiet…


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