I think this is the famous Maxim 08/15 machine gun from WW1.
Thanks to his Longines pocket watch, Albert Einstein was always relatively on time.
The direct ancester of the phablet : it works very well if you have 8 inches long fingers.
I also don’t know if it is a totally non-binary writing machine, or if you’re supposed to use capital I and O for one and zero.
Another famous dictator lived in Bern, Benedetto Mussolini, when he was still a socialist strike leader.
Alpine Museum and Federal Palace, taken from Bern’s History Museum
Kunst der Farbe
Vladimir Lenin’s library card in Bern.
Vladimir was a fervent believer in the adage don’t judge a book by its cover, just let the Cheka deal with it and a political commissar execute the deviant by shooting it in the neck.
Radio Paillard, the long-lost ancestor of Rires & Chansons.
Sixties Swiss rebel room (reconstitution)
You know true rebellion when a Swiss museum is not even using Helvetica font.