Arthur Oskar Stampfli Watches

Arthur Oskar Stampfli is a Swiss luxury watch brand launched in 2009 by Roland Stampfli. The brand is named after Arthur Oskar Stampfli, the founder’s father who was a passionate horology lover and sports person. Passionate of fishing and boats, and former Swiss champion of boxing, he lived his challenges with professionalism and stubbornness. His commitment in the high-level sports inspired the founder to create a unique luxury watch brand named after Arthur Oskar Stampfli.

On 1st October 2009, the adventure became a reality by the official launch and the inauguration of this new brand. On this day, in the cellar of the castle of Cressier, Roland Stampfli, introduced the concept of it in front of some invited horology lovers and friends.

The year, 2010 witnessed the development and validation of the products. Tests carried watches and resistance confirmed the choice of materials and techniques of finishing components. The first sale, a strong personal investment, some investors and friends support providers is to generate gains to continue the adventure. In 2011, the brand made contacts to create a network of recognition and then sales. The brand also went online to create buzz in watch making industry. The Arthur Oskar Stampfli brand was highlighted during Cannes International Film Festival and American International Film Festival. Roland and Gaëlle Stampfli participated in these events to promote Arthur Oskar Stampfli luxury watch brand.

In 2012, Jonathan Kopp took in charge of the development of sales network and representation of AOS brand. Through is work, the brand made contacts in Australia (Oceania), United States, China, France (Europe), Germany and other countries. In the Cannes International Film Festival 2012, the brand made contacts with Céline Durand to represent the brand on the Red Carpet. Arthur Oskar Stampfli is also working on a on a collaborative project with Willy Cartier. The brand is currently undergoing development and will soon be a global representation.
Address
Arthur Oskar Stampfli
Manufacture de Haute Horlogerie Artisanale
Chemin des Vergers 21A
2088 Cressier
Suisse (Switzerland)
Website: http://aos-watches.com/

Arthur Oskar Stampfli – Watch Collection 
In addition to the basic AOS models, the brand also produces some master piece horology creations in ultra limited series. The “Tourbillon Expo 1900 engineers of the time” made in association with Engineering Designer Alex Trelis is limited to 10 pieces. The brand also developed a collection “Tribute to music” as a tribute to great musical geniuses. Only 7 pieces are available and a collection of three different parts “Marc Bolan (T-Rex)”, “Hendrix” and “Jim Morrison”.

The 1916 Ocean Pearl Swirl Boon watch is a limited edition numbered copies, to 01/05 from 05/05.This very special timepiece features hand sewn alligator strap , mechanical movement with a tourbillon TT790, 120 hours of power reserve. Engraving on the dial in limited edition. Middle level, it measures 48mm and Black.The fasteners are bronze black PVD. Double Deployant clasp for better stability to the wrist and of course the sapphire crystal with double treatment anti reflection.

The Tourbillon Asia model comes in a limited edition five copies, each costs a staggering 132,800 CHF!.

The brand also has a complete collection Asia 2012 comprising 88 pieces and 4 different models. It is assumed on the basis of the Octopussy for this watch with a dial decorated with a dragon, a reference to the year of the dragon in China. This model is equipped with an automatic movement with 42 hours of power reserve, the diameter is 49mm and the dial is Dianoir treats.

Arthur Oskar Stampfli has also created a unique year of dragon timepiece piece that will be sold by auction at Antiquorum. It is the peculiarity of the case and the bi-color mother of pearl dial.

Another remarkable collection from the brand is “Comics” limited edition, which inspired from famous comic series.

The proportions of Arthur Oskar Stampfli timepieces are calculated on the basis of the number of Gold. On the dial we discover the following: appliques in Fibonacci mathematical excellence (1,2, 3, 5, 8,etc), the serial number, date of birth in 1916 of an exceptional man (Arthur Oskar Stampfli) and “S” symbol a name. AOS timepieces are equipped with an authentic Swiss Made automatic movement SW300 possessing a cylinder capacity of a 42 hours of power reserve, 28,800 vib. / h 4 Hz and 25 rubies. Two sapphire crystal windows with double anti-reflective coating offer the view of the dial and engine of the timepiece.

The great peculiarity is of course in design. The horn that attaches the bracelet, or leather hand sewn crocodile, has the middle representing the anchors that will inspire the lovers of fine horology. The materials used and manufacturing is an application of latest technologies in the service of a classic and unique.

Technical details and price of some Arthur Oskar Stampfli timepieces are given below.

Arthur Oskar Stampfli Ocean Classique Pearl 1916
Ref: AOS-1000.001/ Ocean Classique Pearl
Display: Hours, Minutes, Seconds, Date
Origin: Cressier, Canton of Neuchâtel
Dial: Black rhodiées wall lamps
Materials: Aluminum extra oxidation GL hard black and Titanium
Movement: 100 % Swiss Made, automatic movement SW300
Limited series, 99 pieces
Public price: 8498.- Frs.

Arthur Oskar Stampfli Ocean Black Pearl 1916
Ref: AOS-1000.002/ Ocean Black Pearl
Display: Hours, Minutes, Seconds, Date
Origin: Cressier, Canton of Neuchâtel
Dial: Black rhodiées wall lamps
Materials: Aluminum extra oxidation GL hard black
Movement: 100 % Swiss Made, automatic movement SW300
Limited series, 99 pieces
Public price: 9498.- Frs.

Arthur Oskar Stampfli Ocean Gold Pearl 1916
Ref: AOS-1000.003/ Ocean Gold Pearl
Display: Hours, Minutes, Seconds, Date
Origin: Cressier, Canton of Neuchâtel
Dial: Black rhodiées wall lamps
Materials: Gold
Movement: 100 % Swiss Made, automatic movement SW300
Limited series, 20 pieces
Public price: 62600.- Frs.

Arthur Oskar Stampfli Octopussy 1916
Ref: AOS-100B.001/ Octopussy Pearl
Display: Hours, Minutes, Seconds. Needles luminova
Origin: Cressier, Canton of Neuchâtel.
Dial: Dianoir (treatment with 80% of diamond)
Movement: 100 % Swiss Made, automatic movement SW300
Limited series, 18 pieces
Public price: 9498.- Frs.

Arthur Oskar Stampfli Tourbillon Ingénieur S3 1916
Display: Hours, Minutes, Seconds on whirlwind
Origin: Cressier, Canton of Neuchâtel
Dial: Engineer
Materials: Aluminum extra oxidation GL hard black
Movement: 100 % Swiss Made, Movement TT790 whirlwind
120 hours of reserve
Limited series, 10 pieces
Public price: 52600.- Frs.

Arthur Oskar Stampfli Ocean China Dragon Year 2012
Ref : AOS-10CDY.001/ Octopussy DY 2012
Display: Hours, Minutes, Seconds. Needles luminova
Origin: Cressier, Canton of Neuchâtel.
Dial: China
Movement: 100 % Swiss Made, automatic movement SW300
Limited series, 88 pieces
Public price: 12450.- Frs.

[Details as on 10 Jun 2012]

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