Peter Henlein

Local namePeter Henlein
LocationGlashütte, Germany

Peter Henlein, a locksmith and clockmaker of Nuremberg, Germany is the inventor of the world's first watch. He was the first craftsmen to make small ornamental watches which were often worn as pendants or attached to clothing , known as pomander watches, which are regarded as the first watches in history of timekeeping.

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Address 20 Hauptstraße, Glashütte 01768, Germany

Coordinates 50°51'6.556" N 13°46'45.074" E

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