Restoring the dial after an unsuccessful repair A real German soldier’s watch from the WWII is a dream of any kid. This original wrist watch has an original official signature ‘D H’ (Deutsches Heer). The victim of “the Painter” Unfortunately, … Continue reading “Dial restoration of ARSA D-H German military watch” →
FEATURES: Native Zenith calibre chronograph 18 jewels movement Serial number corresponds to 1919 year of production Excellent enamel dial with multi-coloured tachymeter scale Original hands: blue steel for chrono, purple-steel for time indications Fully working condition CASE type, size: custom … Continue reading “384. ZENITH Tachymeter Chronograph, 1919” →
‘St. Andrews’ piece unique Custom made repeater & jumping second, golf scene enamel dial This big gold watch ‘St. Andrews’ bespoke watch was made upon the customer’s request as a tribute to his favorite UK golf field ‘The Old Course St. … Continue reading “‘St. Andrews’ gold bespoke watch with repeater and dead-beat seconds” →
Rare alarm function with hammer and gong; alarm subdial set by button on crown.
Dual barrel tandem wind high-grade movement with Geneva stripes.
Military style refinished original dial, non-radium harmless luminous numerals and hands.
PRICE (£): 990
Vintage tounneau-shaped ULYSSE NARDIN in 14K solid gold case. Original unpolished case, unrestored dial. Signed movement and dial, hallmarked gold case.
The combination of yellow gold and honey-yellow dial looks just gorgeous. Note condition of dial, hands, and original vintage mineral domed crystal.
PRICE (£): 1250
Perfectly fit vintage ZENITH SURF in stainless steel case. Original unpolished and unrestored condition. made by famous Zenith manufacture from Switzerland well-mannered actual design and collectible preserved condition stainless steel case in original polishing fully labelled with ZENITH signatures original unrestored chocolate … Continue reading “ZENITH SURF 2572C, chocolate dial, 1970’s” →
For complicated chrono watch fans and collectors, hard to find early HY MOSER & CIE chronograph wristwatch in great condition. This particular kind of chronograph stated to be made for a cavalry needs. Quite early production circa 1910. Nowdays Hy Moser & Cie is famous top-ten independent watch manufactory.
PRICE (£): 1800
This project will show rather simple case production in classic “antique” design. We will reconstruct the traditional manual wristwatch case making process of early 1900’s. Old Swiss Movement A little noble movement to make a new watch. This one was produced in 1890’s by Ulysse Nardin manufacture based on LeCoultre … Continue reading “Ulysse Nardin gold watch case making” →
Alternative casing for complicated Audemars Piguet timepiece We will talk about a really complex Audemars Piguet Swiss watch, the minute repeater model. Why is this watch so clever? Because the tourbillon turns the oscillating system around its axis once in a … Continue reading “Audemars Piguet Minute Repeater Tourbillon – new watch case manufacturing” →
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z The pictures on these pages I have taken from the internet or they have been … Continue reading “DH-D-DU German military WW2 watch archive” →