On Saturday night, Las Vegas's Bellagio Hotel and Casino played host to an unprecedented gathering of legendary boxing champions, as they joined the World Boxing Council (WBC) and Swiss watch brand Hublot in auctioning off 12 unique Hublot timepieces to raise funds for boxing's less fortunate. … [Read more...]
Racing Rarities Classic 1970s-era timepieces from TAG Heuer’s motorsports heyday go on the auction block.
The list of watch brands to which entire auctions have been devoted is short — Rolex, Patek Philippe, Omega, and a handful of others come to mind. TAG Heuer joins that elite group this year, just in time for the brand’s 150th anniversary. WatchTime previews the sale. … [Read more...]
An original Rolex Milgauss Ref. 6541 produced in 1958 brought more than $113,000, including buyer's premium, at today's Bonhams auction of fine wristwatches in London. The watch, Lot 139, was originally sold by Watches of Switzerland in New Bond Street in 1962. Characterized by the "lightening strike" center seconds hand, the Milgauss was designed for use in areas subjected to high levels of … [Read more...]