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A Celebration of Rolex

March 3, 2017 4:00 pm

Rolex watches are world renowned for their balance of durability and classic beauty Read along and learn about the history of Rolex and see some of the Rolex watches available from our collection. Ladies’ 18K Gold Presidential Rolex Wrist Watch In 1905, 24 year-old Hans Wilsdorf was searching for watches that were precise and reliable. […]

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Aquamarine for March

March 1, 2017 4:00 pm

Aquamarine is the birthstone for March. Its clear blue hue has enchanted jewelry lovers for generations. Read on to learn more about this stunning gem – and view a selection of aquamarine jewelry from our collection. 28.65 Carat Aquamarine Pendant Enhancer With Diamonds by Orianne Aquamarine, like emerald, is a variety of the mineral beryl. […]

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Celebrating Musical Antiques – Part Two

February 22, 2017 4:00 pm

Welcome to our second installment of Celebrating Musical Antiques! Make sure to read the first post of this series here! Read on to learn more about early American phonographs and rarer musical antiques from the 20th century! Double Comb Disc Music Box by New Century, circa 1890 Though music boxes had revolutionized the music industry of […]

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Maker Spotlight: Patek Philippe

February 17, 2017 4:00 pm

Patek Philippe is known as one of the world’s leading manufacturers of watches Vintage Patek Philippe watches are prized by watch enthusiasts everywhere. Read on and learn more about how this world-famous brand was established. Swiss 18 Karat Yellow Gold Mens Wrist Watch by Patek Philippe Patek Philippe is known as “the Rolls-Royce of watches”, […]

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Celebrating Musical Antiques

February 15, 2017 4:00 pm

Musical antiques are some of the most sought-after collectors’ items Their timeless charm and character have enchanted antique enthusiasts for decades. Read on to learn more about these incredible pieces! Interchangeable 6 Cylinder Music Box, c. 1885 The antique music box, whether a Swiss cylinder music box or an American or German disc playing music […]

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