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Heuer: The Timekeeper of Formula One

Heuer Autavia ‘Andretti’ Ref. 3646 Chronograph Wristwatch, late 1960s (Lot 2515, Estimate $3,000-5,000)

Wristwatches and automobile racing have been closely linked to each other since the early 20th century. In a sport so heavily reliant on speed and times, having an accurate and accessible timekeeper is paramount. Modern chronographs, the predecessor to the stopwatch, were created in the early 19th century and were primarily used for artillery.… Read More

Gem Gossip: Auction Results, Skinner Fine Jewelry

This post is republished with permission from the blog Gem Gossip: Endless talk of all things sparkly, and was created in collaboration with LoveGold.

Auction Results: Skinner Fine Jewelry, September 10th, 2013

My first attempt at bidding online at a jewelry auction was loads of fun and way easier than I thought! I decided on Skinner’s Fine Jewelry Auction on September 10th, which was convenient for me with my work schedule – I was able to watch live while typing up appraisals.… Read More