Cortebert

16 Apr 19
Vintage Panerai and other iconic timepieces under the loupe at Perezcope

A few weeks ago, a strange looking vintage Panerai surfaced on Chrono24 and left many Panerai enthusiasts wondering. To be fair, the watch did not actually surface, it “resurfaced” as the watch is not new to the market. After studying all the pictures provided on various platforms, the sellers’s claim that this is a 1938 […]

24 Jul 18
Rhiannon

Vintage 14K. Gold Cortebert Fluted Bezel 17 Jewel Wrist Watch ..1657 – Buy – Vintage 14K. Gold Cortebert Fluted Bezel 17 Jewel Wrist Watch ..1657

04 May 18
Vintage Panerai and other iconic timepieces under the loupe at Perezcope

As this year’s auction season is quickly approaching, the story you are about to read will definitely put you in the right mind set for the upcoming sales. This story combines all hallmarks that make a great crime thriller novel and here is why: A vintage Panerai Ref. 6154 sold in October 2013 by the […]

08 Apr 18
Bob's Watches

Officine Panerai is a luxury Italian watch manufacturer, plus a wholly owned subsidiary of Compagnie Financière Richemont S.A. Giovanni Panerai (1765–1897) opened up his first watch shop in Florence, Italy in 1860, but giovanni’s grandson Guido Panerai (1873–1934) expanded the watch shop “Orologeria Svizzera” plus took over his wife’s family business, a mechanical workshop, thus […]

05 Mar 18
bnyblogs

History of time keeping Instruments The evolution of Time measurement Celestial bodies — the Sun, Moon, planets, and stars — have provided us a reference for measuring the passage of time throughout our existence. Ancient civilizations relied upon the apparent motion of these bodies through the sky to determine seasons, months, and years. The earliest […]

02 Feb 18
2084 Digital Portfolio

31.01.2018 We met up to discuss our initial ideas an brainstorm some controversial tops we are all interested in. We created a mind map to log out ideas then and voted on ideas we were interested in to decide on our final idea. We decided to focus on a theme around government and big brother […]

14 Jan 18
MMC Musings

Watches, perhaps because they are so much more personal than almost any other artefact, have a knack of telling stories that bring the past vividly into the present. Here’s one of them… In the gathering darkness of the evening of September 28th 1944, a group of six German Kampfschwimmer (military frogmen) slipped into the Waal […]