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Great Escape Rolex sells to anonymous bidder for £165,000 record fee

When it comes to antique wristwatches, a 1940s Rolex whose RAF owner was killed by the SS after the Great Escape, coming up for auction is set to attract a fair bit of interest. And when the lot came and saw the timepiece sell for £165,000, few were surprised.

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Antique watches: The fine points that motivate the ambition for one of the world’s most amazing gratifying rewards

Antique watches do not simply increase in value, they’re also accompanied by their very own individual slice of the past, some with a richer history than others. Details are the key point here.

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