That tatty old diamond-studded Omega H6582 signed and retailed by Tiffany sold for $1.8 million (CHF 1,812,500) in a Phillips auction earlier this month. The engraving is cool, the story is second to none, (well maybe the PNPND story). Phillips auction site here.
Caught in a Trap I visited Elvis’ Memphis home Graceland in the Summer of 1995. On that trip I was driving from Florida up to Tennessee for some natural wonders sightseeing and more importantly… the completely unnatural hot mess that Elvis lived in. I say that lovingly. I was so blown away my the house and the whole industry that surrounded Elvis Presley Enterprises in the immediate area. I’m not sure it exists elsewhere. I even visited again with my wife about 5 years ago. I’ll take my kids when they are old enough to appreciate schlock and kitsch and Elvis in general. Maybe the will find a trove of…