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Sumerian clock

Sumerian clock

Imagine something that has never been thought of before. If one holds a book in one’s hands, one can imagine an e-book, a large-print book, a…

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Clock Wikipedia

Clock Wikipedia

The Clock (UK title Under the Clock ) is a 1945 American romantic drama film starring Judy Garland and Robert Walker and directed by Garland…

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Greek sundial

Greek sundial

The first part of this article discusses Sundials. The second part of the article discusses Water Clocks. For this second part see Water Clocks…

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Analog clock Design

Analog clock Design

There’s not a single day we don’t look at clocks, watches or other time-dictating devices to track our daily activities. For years though, we…

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Horological Institute

Horological Institute

Looking after the collection The BHI Museum Trust looks after the unrivalled collection of clocks, watches and other timepieces, tools, instruments…

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Nicest Watches

Nicest Watches

Today, in this quick post-Christmas What s Selling Where, we are bringing you five watches available from dealers and eBay, including an Eberhard…

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Facts About Clocks

Facts About Clocks

A clock is simply a device that measures time. Typical clocks have faces and hands. The long hand measures time in minutes while the short hand…

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Longines 14k Gold Watch

Longines 14k Gold Watch

Longines watch in excellent condition, with a fancy bezel in 14K sold gold Longines from 1953. The 14K gold bezel and case back are in amazing…

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Types of Clocks

Types of Clocks

A striking clock (also known as chiming clock ) is a clock that sounds the hours audibly on a bell or gong. In 12-hour striking, used most commonly…

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Glashutte Chronometer

Glashutte Chronometer

Starting with Glashütte Original s 42mm Senator case (in either red or white gold), the Chronometer Regulator is big enough to make the regulator…

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Watches (horology)

Watches (horology)

Used in mechanical watches and clocks, a barrel is a cylindrical metal box closed by a cover, with a ring of gear teeth around it, containing…

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Old Hamilton Watches

Old Hamilton Watches

Hamilton watches are relatively easier to identify than the products of many other manufacturers. While there’s no magical formula for quickly…

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Methods of timekeeping

Methods of timekeeping

Google’s automated car has been receiving a lot of attention in the news lately. It’s a car that can drive itself and could be a major breakthrough…

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Horological UK

Horological UK

Whether you are an absolute beginner, a professional clock repairer, an experienced watchmaker, a seasoned trader or an avid collector, the BHI…

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The Sundial clock

The Sundial clock

Or, Converting Between Sundial Time and Clock Time Many would say that sundial time is truer and provides more insight into the nature of our…

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