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Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Summer Editions Delve into the Offshore Hour to discover the new Limited Editions for Summer 2017.

This summer, the Royal Oak Offshore collection welcomes two new models, both fitted with a white rubber strap. The Summer Edition for men, in an 18-karat rose gold case, has…
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Chronopassion What makes Laurent Picciotto tick? Following Laurent Picciotto’s unprecedented and well-publicised decision to sell off his entire personal collection, WorldTempus decided to find out more about this fascinating figure. He proved rather difficult to pin down.

On 31 May, a rather unusual watch sale took place at the Phillips sale room in Hong Kong. As expected, several prestigious lots from some of the world’s finest watchmakers…
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Exclusive watches Harrods Fine Watch Takeover Re-editions From 30 June to 24 July, Harrods is home to exclusive pieces that pay tribute to the past.

As the UK’s go-to destination for the latest, high-end special watches, Harrods can always be counted on for some exceptional pop-up events. Last summer, for example, the London department store…
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Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Divers TeaserFollowing the success of the Funky Colours in 2016, Audemars Piguet introduces this year the Royal Oak Offshore Diver in similarly exciting hues.

These new models are proposed in white, dark blue, acid yellow, lime green and bright orange and are fitted with rubber straps in matching colours. Each version is supplied with…
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Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph Zoom on the Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph, a model characterized by a royal-blue dial, a rubber strap and contrasting chronograph hands in orange.

The Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph’s polished stainless steel case houses a waffle-like “Méga Tapisserie” pattern dial, the distinctive decoration of the Royal Oak Offshore collection. SOURCE:
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Collector’s corner Dr. Haruhisa Handa – the atypical watch collector Our editor-in-chief sat down with an atypical Japanese watch collector to talk about his passion for watches.

Most serious watch collectors stick to a particular theme. They may only collect vintage watches, or tourbillons, or minute repeaters, or only divers watches. At the very least, they may…
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Audemars Piguet Shanghai Exhibition 2016 Relive the “To Break The Rules You Must First Master Them” exhibition hosted at the Yuz Museum in Shanghai.

Commissioned to French designer Mathieu Lehanneur "To Break The Rules You Must First Master Them" exhibition is a reflection of time and takes visitors through the history of Audemars Piguet,…
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Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Tourbillon Extra-Thin Openworked Get a closer look on the Royal Oak Tourbillon Extra-Thin Openworked.

Introduced in 2012, the original Royal Oak Tourbillon Extra-Thin marked the Royal Oak's 40th anniversary and was originally available only in platinum, followed by the launch of a yellow gold…
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Collecting with Phillips, Bacs & Russo Celebrate the merry month of May by bidding on your ideal vintage model The traditional spring auctions in Geneva attract collectors from around the world. Those held by Phillips, Bacs & Russo are in pole position thanks to the exceptional quality of the watches on offer.

When he’s not writing for WorldTempus or chairing the jury of the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève, Aurel Bacs travels the world to seek out ultra-rare watches and wields the…
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