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Over the course of several years, I believe that most members of our community have regarded the so-called Mappemonde chronographs as fakes (meaning, in this instance, not made by Heuer).
This conclusion was based on:
If you use the search feature on this forum, you will see many discussions of the watches, as they appeared in the market from time to time. [If you are searching the forum, be sure to check under various spellings of MM.] Here is a message posted by Mark Moss challenging the authenticity of the MMs -- Message Posted by Mark Moss
Of course, this prior conclusion now comes into question if TAG Heuer has authenticated one of the Mappemondes. It will be interesting to study the letter evidencing this authentication, and perhaps to understand the evidence supporting the conclusion.
: Interesting listing, does anyone know anything about this watch?
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