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Knowledgeable articles and essays collected from many different sources on various topics regarding Horology. This watch collectors fix for interesting pocket watch information will be updated periodically with new articles so please check back once in a while.

THE NIELLO WATCH CASE - ARTISTRY IN TIME
by James H. Wolf - Pocket watches are collected and admired for many reasons. Mechanical ingenuity, accuracy of time-keeping and superior engineering of the movements are aspects which lead to the value we place on antique watches. There is also the artistic element which is exhibited on beautifully engraved watch cases. Multi-color gold cases have been eagerly colle...
THAT GREAT AMERICAN RAILROAD POCKET WATCH
It was the late nineteenth century in America. The automobile had not yet been discovered. The personal Kodak camera was still not on the market. Women wore long dresses, and the rub board was still the most common way to wash clothes. Few homes had electricity, and certainly the radio had not yet invaded their lives. Benjamin Harrison was presiden...
THE HAMILTON ELECTRIC WRISTWATCH
January 3, 1957 - Hamilton announces "the watch of the future" - the first electric powered wristwatch! Was the world ready for this? Dwight Eisenhower was President and Elvis Presley sold one million copies of "Heart Break Hotel." The USSR launches the first man made satellite - Sputnik I and blue jeans have replaced long skirt...
Time To Invest! GOLD GLITTERS AGAIN!
by Richard E. Gilbert - It's time to take a serious look at the gold market and its relationship to gold pocket watch values. As you can see by the graph below, gold started its run way back in 1999 when it was trading for a mere $252.00 per ounce on July 20th. A slow but steady climb began and gold reached a respectable $525.00 per ounce at the start of 2006. Then it hap...
ENRICHING YOUR PRESENT TO HELP SECURE YOUR FUTURE
ENRICHING YOUR PRESENT TO HELP SECURE YOUR FUTURE A $20,000 INVESTMENT IN 1975 NOW WORTH $125,250 IN 2001!
A NEW PERSPECTIVE
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR ALL WATCH COLLECTORS AND INVESTORS
A New Record Just Set for Pocket Watches!!
Sotheby's sells the Henry Graves Super Complicated Pocket Watch for $20.6 CHF (Without premium)
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