[Only Watch] Cyrus Klepcys amazing display

Cyrus is the name (Cyrus II in fact) of the conqueror of Babylon during the 5th century BC. Cyrus II, seeing the cultural and technical treasures of the ancient Babylon, decided not to burn the city (Babylonians, probably discovered the use of low voltage electricity for electrolysis, aka «Baghdad battery»).
He even offers a new development to the city by promoting commercial exchanges through money, a newly created concept that also facilitated tax collection…

[BaselWorld] Loiseau 1F4 "Back to the future"

«Loiseau, Back to the future»

Contrarily to my habits, I quote the press-kit title literally, as it seems to me to suit perfectly the underlying concept of this new independant brand.

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[Press Release] TAG HEUER @ MONACO GP


TAG Heuer’s “Mastering Speed for 150 Years” celebration reaches its pinnacle in Monaco for the F1 Grand Prix from May 26th to May 29th, 2011.

Antiquorum: Last Auction Hero.

In our series of reports about the Geneva auction week, here is a subject about Antiquorum, a selection of the most interesting pieces in different categories: modern, vintage, rare, horological & collectibles.

The one that I dream to see in Basel 2011: Patek 5100

The one I dream of seeing in Basel: Patek Philippe 5100.

At Basel there are two particularly hoped brands, Rolex and Patek.

Last year the 5170 Chronograph was half of a good surprise, because it does not erase the other 2 high-end manufacturing chronograph that are JLC Duomètre Lange Datograph.

Pre-Baselworld 2011 - Zenith El Primero

Everything in this Chronomaster Open evokes the great tradition of watchmaking.

TAG Heuer: Master of Speed

As you have probably noticed during the Monte Carlo Historique (MCH)... TAG Heuer is the official timing partner of the Automobile Club de Monaco (ACM) and its events.

Our coups de coeur @ SIHH 2011 – III

For more than a quarter of a century now, the Portofino watch family has held a firm place in the collection from IWC Schaffhausen.

Our coups de coeur @ SIHH 2011 - II

The Capeland Chronograph is the contemporary reinterpretation of an historic Baume & Mercier timepiece – a single-push chronograph from 1948.

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