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Monthly Archives: October 2013
It’s that time of year again when our faithful timekeepers quiver, for fear that we will ignore the advice of the clockmaker and attempt to turn the hands backwards, as we return to daily life punctuated by GMT (or … Continue reading
This post was written by Kenneth Cobb, a recent MA graduate of the Clocks course at West Dean College. A dissembled glass and ormolu mystery clock was sent to West Dean from overseas to be reassembled. A simple … Continue reading
We’re used to seeing Hollywood actresses, the latest haute horlogerie on their wrists, gazing at us in dreamy soft focus. But what about the advertisers looking to push horlogerie industrielle? In an earlier blog I presented some pictures from … Continue reading