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Clocks and watches - Martyn Stamp"1970s watches are very popular right now, whereas previously no one wanted them. At the time I used to say they were a good investment, particularly something like the Heuer Monaco that Steve McQueen used to wear. An original used to cost £100, now it'll fetch £4,000".
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