Accompanied by Poitevin original fitted burgundy leather presentation box with stamped initials A.B. to the cover.
Bernard Poitevin was a watchmaker and retailer located in Geneva and Paris. Around 1900 he took over the watch manufacture L. Gironde and consequently the firm was renamed to Poitevin, Gironde Successeurs. They specialized in high quality watches, both with and without complications and chronometers with Geneva Bulletin d'Observatoire.