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Eight Choice Picks from Phillips’ New York Watch Auction

With the grand title Winning Icons – Legendary Watches of the 20th Century, Phillips auctioneers’ inaugural watch sale in New York promises much. And …

Watches

Le Monde Edmond: Phillips: How to win at ‘winning icons’ Part 1

Thematic auctions are very good for auction houses. Often less so for collectors. Let me explain.<p>Auction houses like to put on thematic auctions. It …

Watches

Sean's Phillips New York Auction Highlights

Last week, Chris looked at what is perhaps one of the most important watches to come to auction in recent times – the Rolex Daytona Ref. 6239 that …

Watches

OMEGA, Speedmaster, chronograph, wristwatch, 39 mm,

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Watches

LIST: 9 hot vintage Heuers from the upcoming Phillips Crosthwaite & Gavin auction

Earlier this year I found myself in London sitting in the office of Paul David Maudsley, in the Phillips Office at Berkeley Square, discussing the …

Watches

Found: Alaska Project, The Most Famous Speedmaster To Never Go To Space, Actually Did (At Least Once)

The Omega watch known as the Alaska Project was originally developed as one of several efforts made by Omega to introduce a version of the …

Watches

Rolex: Gold Daytona Ref 6264

Ever wondered what would have done better as an investment over the past 45 years? Buying a gold Rolex Daytona Ref 6264, a gold bar or buying shares …

Watches

Found: A Rolex Submariner 5512 With Possible Sealab Provenance

Imagine if, during your late night eBay surfing, you stumbled upon a vintage Omega Speedmaster with “Gemini 7” engraved on the caseback. You might …

Watches

Invite: Longines celebrates 185 years with an Exhibition in Singapore

DEPLOYANT - Luxury watch reviews & horological lifestyles - Luxury watch reviews & horological lifestylesLongines celebrates its 185th anniversary in …

Watches

Book Review: ‘A Man And His Watch’ Features Personal Watch Stories And A Few WIS Surprises

'A Man and His Watch' by Matt Hranek is full of interesting horological stories of personal histories and backgrounds to well-known figures in the …

Watches

My Watch With Sacha Davidoff

The topic of the Omega Speedmaster has evolved a great deal over the past ten years or so, going from being something that collectors wouldn’t have …

Watches

Could Mr Newman’s Paul Newman fetch $10 million?

The iconic sale of Paul Newman’s Rolex Paul Newman is nearby. Phillips Watches will be auctioning this highly important vintage Rolex during their …

Watches

The Newest Chapter in the Saga – Antiquorum USA Leaves Watch Seller Unpaid

A Florida man who sold a Patek Philippe ref. 5213G at Antiquorum USA for over US$300,000 in November last year is still owed US$100,000, according to …

Patek Philippe

NY Auction Highlight: The Vacheron Constantin Triple Calendar ‘Cioccolatone’ In Pink Gold | PHILLIPS

The 1950s was an important decade for watchmaking. They marked the end of a transformative period, defined by the growing popularity of wristwatches, …

Watches

So rare they thought it was fake: The Lemania Military Dive Supervisor

A watch with a black dial, a broad arrow marking and Arabic numerals in a stainless steel case. Pretty unassuming and to most, it looks exactly the …

Watches

JUST: Cyma W.W.W.

The first article I ever wrote was about the W.W.W. ‘Dirty Dozen’ back in 2015 and to this day I still think it was one of the most rewarding. …

Design

Modified Panerai 3646 with solid lugs

<i>The following story is based on actual events. I have tried to recreate events, locales and conversations by connecting the dots of the available</i> …

Rolex

Winning Icons at Phillips

Phillips’s highly anticipated <b>“Winning Icons – Legendary Watches of the 20th Century”</b> auction will take place in New York on October 26, 2017. Paul …

Watches

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The Phillips Heuer Parade Auction – Opinion and Our Picks

Single subject watch auctions have clearly graduated from the absolute exception to somewhat of a normal occurrence. We’ve seen remarkable results …

Watches

“Bracelet Magician” Michael Young Shows off His Incredible Vintage Watch Collection

In our latest studio visit, we head to Classic Watch Repair’s headquarters in Hong Kong to learn more about the company’s founder, Michael Young. An …

Watches

Phillips -- Preview of "Heuer Parade", London, Oct 4 to 7

I understand that there will be previews of the Phillips sale of the Crosthwaite / Gavin Collection (known as the "Heuer Parade"), with portions of …

Royal Family

Meet the Man Who Has Sold The World’s Most Expensive Watches

Aurel Bacs has sold the most expensive wristwatch ever, the most expensive Rolex wristwatch ever, and will perhaps set another world record when Paul …

Watches

Hands-On with Paul Newman’s Very Own Paul Newman Daytona

Like Jane Birkin’s own Hermes bag or the Mao jacket Mao Zedong himself wore, Paul Newman’s “Paul Newman” Daytona is <i>the</i> watch that created a cult …

Watches

Parma Watch Show September 2017

I always love to go to Italia not only for the fine vintage watches I see in Parma and the great friends I see again alongside but also because of …

Watches

How I Bid: One Collector’s Approach To Buying At Watch Auctions

Like many collectors, I’ve bought and sold a number of watches at auction over the years. So with the autumn watch auctions nearly here, and me being …

Watches

Post Auction Results and Thoughts From The Watches of Knightsbridge September Auction

The Watches of Knightsbridge auction took place this weekend and we thought it would be good to see how some of the lots we highlighted performed. As …

Watches

Le Monde Edmond: Rolex 6062: owners & experts provide some insight

When I like a watch, I write about it. Very simple. It should therefore be no surprise that I love the 6062 Rolex.<p>I have written numerous times about …

Watches

Beautiful semi gloss gilt dial with all original...