News about wristwatches and pocket watches at auction and vintage sales

Vintage Watch Review: Andre Le Marquand Audace Watch

Andre Le Marquand Audace chronograph watch

  Earlier today on Instagram, I posted a video (which you can see below) about one of my vintage watches:  the Audace from Andre Le Marquand, circa late 1980’s – 1990. I had joined the watch industry around 1985 – becoming the first female watch journalist in America. My first Baselworld shows were like being…

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Horological Society Of New York Unveils Vintage Watch And Clock Exhibit

HSNY clock exhibition

Always trying to mix things up a bit, and attract new watch aficionados to the horological pastime, the Horological Society of New York (HSNY) has added a new concept to its offices: an on-loan exhibit with more than 45 items illustrating horology’s rich history. From clocks to portable pocket sundials, tools and other instruments to…

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Ernst Benz Watch And ’74 Bronco Sell For $650,000 At Barrett-Jackson Auction

ernst benz, bronco

Swiss watch brand Ernst Benz has been involved in the world of auto sports and aviation for some time now. Now, the brand was inspired by another effort to support: The Ryan Blaney Family Foundation. Founded by professional race car driver Ryan Blaney, who drives for Team Penske, The Ryan Blaney Family Foundation supports the Alzheimer’s…

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