Fashion with Function Step into the fascinating world of watches. From the early qtrench watchesq of World War I to some of today's elegant diamond-studded cocktail watches, Vintage Wristwatches will entertain and educate you about these small works of art that have stood the test of time. Whether novice or seasoned collector, you'll enjoy the rich histories of American and European manufacturers past and present. Original newspaper and magazine advertisements complement more than 1, 200 photographs of collectible wristwatches, while brief descriptions include values recently commanded at auction. In addition, you'll find: A glossary of watch terminology commonly used among collectors Tutorials for identifying wristwatches Factors to consider when determining a wristwatch's valueONLINE GROUPS ONLINE GROUPS About Time: The Pocket Watch, Wrist Watch and Timepiece Discussion Group. ... professionals interested in sharing information on horology, vintage and new pocket and wristwatches, other timepieces, and timepiece repair ... HA.com 3500 Maple Ave., 17th Floor Dallas, TX 75219 800-872-6467 CLEVES aamp; LONNEMAN JEWELERS Charlie Cleves 319 Fairfield Ave.
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