Monthly Archives: May 2016

Golden rules for antique watches collectors

When starting an antique watch collection, it can be easy to get carried away, buying the first item that you see. But if you do not choose your antiques carefully, you could end up with a collection which will gain little value over the years, and also one that offers little cohesion when you take a step back and overview your complete collection.

Fear not, the experts at Pieces of Time have gone to the effort and written a list of golden rules for collecting antique watches that will help get you started and on track with your new collection:

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The importance of the fob watch for our nurses

Antique pocket watchesin the form of fob watches provide a great deal of nostalgia for many people. In the past it was common place to see nurses wearing this style of watch while they were working, but now for many people, they have become a collector’s item.

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Patek Philippe announce one off movement for Shakespeare’s 400th anniversary

As a mark of respect to one of the most famous men in history, Patek Philippe, makers of famous antique pocket watches recently announced that they will be creating a one of a kind commemorative clock to celebrate the400thanniversary of William Shakespeare.

The Patek Philippe logo in colour as seen on antique pocket watches

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