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Example of a Rolex antique pocket watch on offer at Pieces of Time

The World’s Most Expensive Rolex Has Just Sold for Over $5 Million

Geneva’s spring auction season kicked off in style at the weekend, when an exceptionally rare and unique Rolex watch became the most expensive Rolex ever to be sold at auction, going for $5,060,427.

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Unbelievable facts about time

Fascinating facts about time

Time. Something we all base our daily schedules around. Some have too much, some don’t have enough, but have you ever actually tried to get your head around the concept of time? In this day and age, it’s not only watch-wearers who are conscientious of timings. Following the industrial revolution, people became obsessed with times and schedules and they are now prevalent on objects we use every single day, such as laptops, phones and even microwaves.

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5 of the most incredible astronomical clocks from around the world

Astronomical clocks are something of sheer beauty and technicality that date back to the 11th century. There are many fine examples of these that remain today, stunning parts of history, which have been passed down through generations as a treasure of both art and time. We are here today to delve into the depths of five of the most beautiful astronomical clocks around the world and offer you a little insight into their past. But first off…

astronomical clocks

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What is the tiny pocket on your jeans actually for?

Something that many of us have been wondering for some time now is what the fifth pocket on our jeans is actually for. You know, that tiny pocket that sits within the front pocket. The rumours have gone around over the years about it being a coin pocket and a ticket pocket or as simple as a fashion statement, yet the mystery still seems to linger. If you are wondering what it is actually for, then read on to find out!

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