Two-Person Round Table: Auction Antics

I have no interest whatsoever looking at the catalogues put out by auction houses leading up to their high-profile timepieces sales. And I don’t find the bidding wars or eventual hammer prices for said watches amusing. In fact, when I see a post on Instagram related to a watch on the block, I usually scroll right past it…

Up For Grabs: Original-Owner ‘Paul Newman’ Daytona

Twice a year I really-look forward to the Fine Timepieces auction conducted by Leslie Hindman Auctioneers. THIS Monday, April 20th, the wait is no more. At their Chicago-based office the hammer will come down on sixty-nine lots, including one very-important wristwatch featured here. The auction house has been a Chicago institution for over thirty-years. They have a wealth of experience dealing in all major categories of collectible…