John Arnold Chronometer Sets a World Record at Sotheby’s

John Arnold Chronometer Sets a World Record at Sotheby’s

July 25, 2016
A testament to the ingenuity of one of the greatest watchmakers that ever lived: On July 7 in London during the second part of Sotheby's series of auctions dedicated entirely to English watchmaking, a new world record was set for a John Arnold chronometer, fetching $722,318 USD, more than multiple times its original estimate. Completed in 1781, the John Arnold...
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Forbes Spotlights Sutra’s “Breathtaking” Earrings

Forbes Spotlights Sutra’s “Breathtaking” Earrings

July 21, 2016
Forbes recently featured Sutra Jewels' emerald and diamond earrings as one of "30 Breathtaking Jewels for 2016." Anthony DeMarco of Forbes writes: "Las Vegas in the beginning of June is a magnet for the international jewelry industry with no fewer than nine jewelry, watch and gem trade shows in the resort hotels along the Las Vegas Strip. "One of the...
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Laurent Ferrier Piece Unique Available Only at Cellini

Laurent Ferrier Piece Unique Available Only at Cellini

July 20, 2016
Hunter, cushion, barrel (tonneau): these are all everyday words that horology has adopted to describe the shapes of watch cases, but only the French term Galet (pebble) has become inextricably bound up with the Laurent Ferrier universe. Galet is the name of the first collection from the manufacture, unveiled in 2010. Its evolution has been gentle and gradual, like the...
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Piaget Unveils the Polo S

Piaget Unveils the Polo S

July 19, 2016
Not every year, not even every decade, does a watch become an icon of its generation and an expression of the spirit of its time. In 1979, however, Piaget created just such a timepiece with the Piaget Polo. Although recognized throughout the world, the Piaget Polo has always had a particular association with New York. It was here in 1985...
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A. Lange & Söhne Explores the Northern Lights

A. Lange & Söhne Explores the Northern Lights

July 15, 2016
Auroras rank among our planet's most awe-inspiring natural phenomena: Fluorescent light cloaks the nocturnal darkness with mysterious green veils. With three of its most spectacular models, A. Lange & Söhne embarked on a journey to Iceland for a first-hand encounter with one of Mother Nature's most fascinating extravaganzas, breathtaking impressions between light and darkness in primeval natural surroundings. Stunning luminosity...
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