The old tradition of watches having engraved names on the front The wish to get a unique, personal watch, is by far not a new tradition, but the one which persisted centuries ago. In 18th and 19th century watch ateliers, … Continue reading “Personalised custom watch with letters on the dial” →
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” →
Rare & very fine pocket watch made by a small Geneva enamelers workshop Max Mayer. The power of NoName The watch is non-branded. The only signature we could find is “S.J.G” hallmark inside the case back cover. Why not to … Continue reading “Rare Max Mayer Geneve gold & enamel pocket watch, 1900’s” →
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 (£): 950
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” →
True rare and collectible pocket PATEK PHILIPPE watch with the rarest ‘A-Tact’ feature and a title ‘Count N.N.Wittgenstein’, comes with an original golden chain and the official certificate from the Patek Philippe museum.
PRICE (€): 33000
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. Nowadays Hy Moser & Cie is famous top-ten independent watch manufactory.
PRICE (£): 1500
A charming story for true pocket watch collectors. This watch is special and unique because of its age and quality. The watch was made in 1903 by Patek Phillipe Geneve manufacture and is in an excellent condition for its 114-years age. … Continue reading “Patek Philippe and the Chamber of Secrets” →
Very rare pendant watch made in Switzerland circa 1850’s. Being a sacred symbol in Ancient Egypt, “Scarab amulet” artifacts became quite popular in age of manifold Egypt expeditions. These “Beetle” watches were spectacular ladies gadget pending on a longer gold chain. Solid gold hand-made case with finely … Continue reading ““Scarab Beetle” gold pendant watch restoration, ca 1850’s” →
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” →