What is better, a Patek Philippe or a A. Lange und Sohne?
Hello and thanks for the A2A. This is a tricky one, and it reveals a deep understanding of the values behind a simple brand.
We are comparing here the King of the traditional Holy Trinity with something that is outside the Swiss horology feudal system – let’s say, you are putting together Richard Lionheart and the Great Saladin.
So, it is necessary to take a little step back and examine who this Great Saladin really is, as not everyone in the horology field knows it well.
Lange und Sohne was founded in 1845 by Ferdinand Adolph Lange in t…