Knowledge

A Visit to the Biggest Watch Fair in Asia

High-end, low-end, B2B, B2C - it all happens at the Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair.

The Fake Rivalry That Created the World’s Most Expensive Timepiece

The myth of Henry Graves Jr vs James Ward Packard.

Heavens Above! Explaining the Genius of the Vacheron Constantin Celestia Calibre 3600

The universe in miniature inside the most complicated Vacheron Constantin wristwatch.

Measuring Eternity – Three Facts to Know About the Patek Philippe Perpetual Calendar

From the first perpetual calendar wristwatch to the patented, instantaneous perpetual.

Five Takeaways From Five Watches, Straight From the Tudor Archive Collection

Four pristine examples and a military veteran that served well.


Hands-On with an Uber-Rare but Little Known Rolex – the Zerographe Mono-Pusher

The one-button minute-counter from the 1930s is impossibly scarce, but here are two of them - both "new old stock".

Toshiba’s Founder Once Built Japan’s Most Complicated Clock

The 1000-part masterpiece was completed in 1851 and has yet to be surpassed.


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