First-Fahrenheit-thermometer-and-enigma-machine-sold-at-Christie-s

Lou1

2015-07-06 11:32:54

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1939 three rotor enigma cipher machine, the complex and unbreakable encoding device of the Second World War, fetched £58,850 at Christie's Travel, Science & Natural History auction
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RodBear

2015-07-06 11:32:54

I would adore one of these as a display piece in my house. Quite hard to get hold of though!

Eileash

2015-07-06 11:32:54

Yes, they seem to be fetching higher and higher prices at auction of late

Dan1970

2015-07-06 11:32:54

I'd pay it, these babies are the definition of historically significant and will always be. They're pretty much guaranteed to rise in value.

Dan Jones

2015-07-06 11:32:54

er...it looked different in the movie :-)




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