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Brooke Friedman

Specialty Phonograph Collection for Auction

“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.” – Victor Hugo Dr Leigh M. Martinet 1924 – 2016 To Leigh Martinet, phonographs were not machines, they were “friends.” This stemmed from a childhood hobby of collecting devices that played recorded music. Their fascinating appearance and the different way […]

April 21, 2017
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The Pocket Watch Movement

Developed in the 16th century, some might think that pocket watches are a thing of the past. However, the pocket watch has recently regained popularity and is making stylish comeback with today’s modern man. The “clock-watch,” as it was originally called, was made in 16th century Europe to be worn on a chain around the […]

May 31, 2016