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Serbian Industry of watches is older than Switzerland. Serbs have their clocks produced 600 years ago the Swiss. Most people know that Swiss for centuries created the finest watches in the world, but to whom little is known that the Serbs were doing before to deal with watchmaking.

Serbian monk Lazar Svetogorac still 1404 made the first mechanical public clock in Russia, while the Swiss watchmakers’ guild established their running in 1601. Lazarov mechanical clock on the tower Rector’s Palace in Moscow, one of the top ten such clocks in Europe, measured the time for a full 217 years, when it was replaced with new, which quickly disappeared into a large fire. It is made to order Grand Duke Vasilij Dmitrievich then how much it cost and large rich-man’s house.

Hour is not “registered” at the present time, but follows the line from the very beginning, through today to the future. Its form is timeless. Lazarov mechanical clock on the tower Rector ‘’ s Palace in Moscow’’ one of the top ten such clocks in Europe, measured the time for a full 217 years, when it was replaced with new, which quickly disappeared into a large fire.