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Only Watch 2017 Sets Record for Charity Auction: $10+ Million

Patek Philippe, 5208T sold for 6.2 million CHF at OnlyWatch 2017

One of the most anticipated watch and charity events every other year is the Only Watch auction, which took place yesterday in Geneva. There,  49 unique watches went up for auction by Christie’s, with benefits going to muscular dystrophy.  This year, the auction totaled  10.776 million Swiss Francs. There were a host of stand-outs in…

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A Close Look at the Agenhor Carpe Diem Clock For Tomorrow’s Only Watch 2017 Auction

Called Carpe Diem, the table clock houses an Agenhor AgenGraphe® movement -- and is a unique piece for Only Watch 2017.

At 2:30 pm Geneva time tomorrow, the 2017 Only Watch auction takes place.  This seventh edition of the charity auction to benefit muscular dystrophy witnesses 49 one-of-a-kind timepieces going up for sale.  You can see all of the timepieces going up for sale via our two previous slide shows here and here. While all of the…

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Winning Watches of the GPHG 2017

GPHG 2017 Artistic Craft Prize:VOUTILAINEN AKI-NO-KURE

For readers who follow ATimelyPerspective, you know that we have been covering all the categories and nominated watches that were being judged in the 2017 GPHG Awards. Last night we attended the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Geneve Awards Ceremony in Geneva, and today we bring you a look at the winning watches from the 72…

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H. Moser & CIE Gifts Funky Blue Guitar to Adam Clayton U2 Guitarist

Swiss watch brand H. Moser  & Cie is known for releasing some pretty impressive-  and often colorful — watches. Recently, the brand showed off its Fume’ blue dial (and also a fume’ green dial) — that was the inspiration behind a new bass guitar for U2 bassist (and co-founder of the brand) Adam Clayton. Like the…

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Seiko Prospex Challenge 2017 Makes Waves in NY with Fabien Cousteau

Fabien Cousteau talks about Seiko and the Seiko Prospex watch during the event.

Recently in New York City, Seiko and the Prospex Challenge 2017 exhibit made a real splash. Focusing on Seiko Prospex dive watches throughout the years, the exhibit opened with a wave of enthusiasm, and even attracted Fabien Cousteau. In 1965 Seiko launched its very first divers watch. Since then, Seiko has continued to grow as…

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Daylight Saving Time Ends November 5 at 2:00 AM … Clocks Fall Back

Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 a.m. Sunday, November 5, so if you go to bed before 2 am, you may want to set your clocks back by an hour before you snooze.  This is the season when the clocks  “fall back” by an hour — so you do get an extra hour of sleep…

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