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A gold watch that was believed to have been a birthday gift to Edward VIII from Wallis Simpson has sold at auction for £3,000.<br />
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The 18ct timepiece is engraved on the back with the words 'David 23-6-52 Wallis.'<br />
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The Cyma wrist watch was a present for the Duke of Windsor's 58th birthday from his American wife whom he abdicated the throne for in order to marry.