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    vintage .. my grandfathers 1950s/60s Ernest Borel Cocktail Kaleidoscope

    Unrestored (cleaned) chocolate dial, 14k case, replacement crystal




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    That is very nice! I had wanted one early on, but moved on to other watches shortly after. IMO, they represented some of the coolness factor of watch making of that era.

    Thanks for sharing all the details!

    Dan

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    keep coming back to this one it's one of them ant it. is it cool or is it I like the features on there own on other watches but does it work combined some days think yes some days no but even the no days it's different springs to mind which makes it in a whole different way so yes nice indeed
    one night I dreamed I was locked in my fathers watch, with Ptolemy and twenty one ruby stars mounted on spheres and the primum mobile coiled and gleaming to the end of space and the notched spheres eating each other's rinds to the last tooth of time and the case closed - John Ciardi ...

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