Eterna Pioneers of watchmaking ESTABLISHED IN: 1856 (Josef Girard and Urs Schild) PRICE: €550 – €6500 It is one of Swiss watch making secrets. You probably have never heard of this company, but it has been a manufacturer of movements, and it’s parts since 1870. For example – ETA movement, used by many watchmakers, is based on Eterna design. INTERESTING STORY The company was owned by Porche designs between 1990 and 2011. Therefore it is safe to assume that internal mechanisms of their watches were supplied by Eterna.