The Tudor Prince Date Chronograph Reverse Panda Ref 79280P hails from Tudor’s lengthy history of chronograph timepieces known for their unique styling, unparalleled quality, and unmistakable identifiers. With a slimmer case shape than its predecessor, the Tudor Big Block, and similar aesthetics to the Rolex Daytona, the 79280P is a timepiece that is both elegant and sporty.
The Panerai Radiomir Paneristi Venti PAM 2020 celebrates the 20th anniversary of the Paneristi forum, a site dedicated to the devoted followers and aficionados of all things Panerai. The PAM 2020 is limited to 1020 pieces and has an engraving dedicated to the Paneristi Forum at the 6 o’clock position on the dial, a “Venti” engraving on the case between the lugs at the 6 o’clock position, as well as an etching on the case back.
The Bell & Ross by Sinn Pilot B watch is one of the first timepieces released by Bell & Ross in the mid-1990s. The design was based on the original Porsche Design 7176 Chronograph, with its black PVD coating for the case finish, as well as the orange hands on the dial, the Pilot B is a true tool watch, with an iconic design.
The Panerai Radiomir 3 Day Acciaio PAM 720 is a limited, special edition production of only 500 pieces. Designed after the original Ref 3646 from the early 1940s, the PAM 720 stays true to the original design of the Ref 3646 in case size, material, and crystal, and only differs from it in that it has text on the dial, as opposed to its counterpart, the PAM 721.
The Panerai Radiomir 3 Day Acciaio “Anonymous” Dial PAM 721 was designed as a reissue of Panerai’s Ref 3646 model from the early 1940s. Manufactured for the Italian Navy during WW II, the original unsigned dials were designed so that if a soldier was captured with his watch, the manufacturer would not be easily identified. The PAM 721 was a limited, special edition model, of which only 1000 were produced.
Dating to 1947, this Vintage Omega Chronograph Ref 2439 has a beautiful 14K Gold case and the legendary Calibre 321 movement. With its 3-register silver dial, applied gold indices, Omega logo and numeral at the 12 o’clock position, the Ref 2439 is a classic dress piece with a timeless aesthetic.
The Rolex Oyster Perpetual 39mm Dark Rhodium Ref 114300 is truly a watch for all occasions. With its sunburst pattern Rhodium dial, bright blue hour markers, 39mm case size, and Oyster bracelet, and water resistance to 100 meters, the 114300 easily transitions from day to night, as well as from sport to dress wear.
The Omega Speedmaster Triple Date Blue Automatic Chronograph Ref 3523.80.00 grabs your attention with its blue sunburst dial, day and date registers at the 12 o’clock position, its polished tachymeter bezel, and its 1562 stainless steel bracelet. The attention to detail on the dial, with its rhodium-plated applied Omega logo, as well as indices and sub-dials give the 3523.80.00 a unique aesthetic that transitions from casual to dress wear easily.
The iconic design of the Jaeger LeCoultre Grande Reverso Ultra Thin harkens back to the 1930s when polo players complained of their timepiece crystals being damaged or broken while playing. Jaeger LeCoultre came up with the idea and subsequently patented the Reverso design, to flip the watch face to a solid back, to protect the crystal. With a case thickness measuring only 7mm, the Grande Reverso Ultra Thin is a beautiful dress watch that wears comfortably on the wrist.
The Panerai Luminor Marina Militare PAM 673 is a special edition release of 1000 numbered pieces. The PAM 673 is based on the vintage Panerai reference 6152/1, which was originally designed for the Royal Italian Navy. Its design combines the historic details of vintage Panerai timepieces while having the mechanics of a modern timepiece.
The Sinn Pilot Chronograph 103 ST SA is a classic pilot tool watch, with vintage-inspired roots. With its bi-directional 60-minute countdown bezel, domed sapphire crystal, and day/date windows, the 103 ST SA is a highly functional chronograph timepiece that has the reliability and durability that Sinn is known for.
The Panerai Radiomir PAM 380 has a 45mm case with wire lugs, which are reminiscent of the original Radiomir design worn by the Royal Italian Navy divers of the 1930s. With the OP logo at 6 o’clock on the Sausage dial, large Arabic-style numerals, and a handsome crown, the PAM 380 has all the stylings of a classic Panerai timepiece.
The Rolex Sea-Dweller Ref 126600 was introduced in 2017, as a celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the first Sea-Dweller. The SD43, as it is known, debuted the new 43mm case size and 22mm lug width. The Ref 126600 also introduced the single Sea-Dweller text line in red on the dial, as well as a cyclops magnifier over the date window.
The Omega Seamaster Professional 300M Chronometer is a versatile and modern timepiece. The 300M Chronometer has the function and durability of a dive watch, while easily transitioning to more formal wear. With its neutral tones, stainless steel case, and stainless steel bracelet, the Seamaster 300 is a pleasure to wear.
The Omega Speedmaster Professional Moonphase Ref 3575.20.00 is a manual wind chronograph timepiece, with a movement based on their famed Caliber 1861. The Ref 3575.20.00 has an added moon phase and date indicator, as well as an 18K White Gold bezel. With its white dial, striking blue hour-markers, and hands, the Moonphase is a beautiful rendition of the iconic Speedmaster Professional.
In the early 1960s, Jack Heuer created the Carrera line of chronograph timepieces, which was sold as a separate line of Heuer watches. Named after the legendary Carrera Panamerica Rally race, the watch was designed with the race car driver in mind. Beginning in 1996, Tag Heuer decided to produce a re-edition of the iconic 1964 Heuer Carrera and continued to produce several re-edition models of the early Carrera timepieces for several years, including the WS2111.
In the early 1960s, Jack Heuer created the Carrera line of chronograph timepieces, which was sold as a separate line of Heuer watches. Named after the legendary Carrera Panamerica Rally race, the watch was designed with the race car driver in mind. With its easy-to-read, well-balanced, and race car instrument panel-inspired dial, the Carrera quickly became a popular classic among enthusiasts.
The partnership between IWC and Porsche Design led to the design and production of the first titanium chronograph, the Titan. Together, they produced several variations of this titanium chronograph, the last of these collaborations being the Ref 3704. With the chronograph pushers, as well as the bracelet integrated into the case, the 3704 has a sleek aesthetic for a chronograph timepiece.
The Tudor Submariner Ref 7021 was the first Tudor Submariner to feature a date window. With its square-shaped hour markers and snowflake-style hands, the Ref 7021/0 was designed with inspiration from the French Navy, as their divers wanted a timepiece with a dial that was easily readable in low light/murky water conditions.
To receive a gold Rolex from an employer, as a token of appreciation, spoke volumes about your dedication and performance to a company. When the Buick Corporation gifted their top franchise owners and managers with Rolex 18K Gold Oyster Perpetual Date timepieces, engraved with their iconic 3-flag logo on the case back, it was with mutual admiration for both their employees and the high standards that Rolex is known for.
The Rolex Ladies Yachtmaster Ref 169623 is a highly versatile, two-toned 18K gold and stainless steel timepiece that easily transitions from casual to formal wear. With its polished stainless steel case, 18K gold bi-directional bezel, two-tone gold, and stainless steel polished bracelet, and eye-catching white dial with gold accents, the Ladies Yachtmaster is a sporty tool watch with the right amount of elegance.
Zenith has revolutionized its famed El Primero movement with the Defy El Primero 21. It is the first timepiece to utilize the Caliber El Primero 21 movement, which consists of two separate, but integrated systems. One for the normal time functions, and a second strictly for the chronograph. The chronograph movement operates at 360,000 bph, which allows for 1/100th of a second timing. The skeletonized titanium case and exhibition case back allow for this impressive movement to be displayed on this modern marvel of a timepiece.
The Panerai Radiomir 1940 Marina Militare Acciaio PAM 587 is a special edition release of 1000 numbered pieces. The PAM 587 is based on the vintage Panerai reference 6152/1, which was originally designed for the Royal Italian Navy. Its design combines the historic details of vintage Panerai timepieces while having the mechanics of a modern timepiece.
The Jaeger LeCoultre Master Control Automatic Ref 139.81.20 is an elegant, classic timepiece that wears beautifully for any occasion. Its vintage yet modern styling enables it to transition with ease from formal to casual wear. With its polished, sleek, stainless steel case and bezel, silver dial, and polished stainless steel bracelet, the Master Control is a beautiful timepiece on the wrist.
The Jaeger LeCoultre Master Perpetual 140.8.80S is an elegant, sleek timepiece with a very impressive and sophisticated complication. The Master Perpetual is a perpetual calendar featuring a mechanism that not only takes into account the length of the current month but also accounts for the 29th of February, each leap year. The displays on this timepiece include the month, day, date, year, decade, and moon phase. Once set, the automatic movement will not have to be adjusted to match the calendar year until the year 2100.
The Panerai Luminor Base PAM 634 was released as a special edition to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Paneristi forum, a site dedicated to the devoted followers and aficionados of all things Panerai. Limited to a production run of 500 pieces, and available to Paneristi members through Panerai boutiques only, the PAM 634 stands out as a serious “thank you” from a brand to it’s passionate, loyal enthusiasts.
The Alsta Nautoscaph was made legendary among vintage dive watches, thanks in part to its wear by Richard Dreyfus in the original Jaws movie. The Nautoscaph has a rugged design, with a hefty stainless steel case that was rated at an impressive for its time, 999ft water resistance depth.
The IWC Portofino Automatic is an elegant timepiece, designed for everyday use. It has a stunning 18K gold case, which houses a Calibre 37521 movement. The white, vintage-inspired dial with roman numeral hour markers, wire lugs, and black alligator leather strap gives the Portofino it’s signature, timeless aesthetic.
In the early 1960s, Jack Heuer created the Carrera line of chronograph timepieces, which was sold as a separate line of Heuer watches. Named after the legendary Carrera Panamerica Rally race, the watch was designed with the race car driver in mind. In 1996, Tag Heuer decided to produce a re-edition of the iconic 1964 Heuer Carrera. These re-edition watches are nearly identical to their predecessors, utilizing the same case size and styling.
The Rolex Submariner is one of the most iconic timepieces made, by any watch manufacturer, ever. Designed as a sports/dive watch, it’s classic styling remains the model for many modern watches in production today. This Ref 5513 has a Matte Dial “feet-first” depth rating and dates to a production year of 1970.
The Rolex Submariner is one of the most iconic timepieces made, by any watch manufacturer, ever. Designed as a sports/dive watch, it’s classic styling remains the model for many modern watches in production today. The 16800 was one of the first Submariners to receive a sapphire crystal and a 300m water depth rating.
The Panerai Radiomir Chronograph PAM 288 was designed to be a high precision sports watch. With chronograph functions on two counters, powered by the Calibre OP XII movement, the case design on the PAM 288 is both stylish and functional. It has a step-down dial, large Arabic style numerals, and wire lugs give the Panerai PAM 288 a classic, yet modern aesthetic.
The Rolex GMT Master II Ref 16760 is the first of the GMT Master II models. Introduced in 1983, the GMT Master II was the first Rolex to allow independent setting of the 24-hour hand from the 12-hour hand, due to the Caliber 3085 movement. The styling of the case for the 16760 was thicker than the GMT Master, with larger crown guards, a wider bezel, and thicker case back, due in part to the size of the new movement. Known as “The Fat Lady”, or the “Sophia Loren” because of it’s wider, curvier styling, the GMT Master II 16760 is a beautiful piece with a rich history of “firsts” for Rolex.
The Omega Speedmaster Professional 105.012 has a special place in history, as it was the first reference that would accompany the Apollo astronauts on the moon. The Speedmaster Ref 105.012 had several notable styling changes from previous models, including the addition of the moniker “Professional” on the dial, as well as the first crown guards on a Speedmaster case.
The Tudor Heritage Black Bay Date Steel & Gold draws its design inspiration from some of the earliest Tudor Dive watches. Its domed crystal, large winding crown, known as the Big Crown, as well as it’s snowflake design hands all are reminiscent of early 1970’s Tudor dive watches worn by the French National Navy.
A vintage military chronograph pilot watch from Pierce watch company, this timepiece is a stunning example of design for its era. With its clear layout, large Arabic numerals, and sub-dials at the 12 and 6 o’clock positions, the Pierce is an innovative and interesting timepiece from the 1940s.
With it’s polished case, eye-catching sunburst panda-style dial, the Breitling 815 Chronograph continues to be sought after by watch collectors. The Breitling 815 was nicknamed the “Long Playing”, because of it’s much longer power reserve for the era.
The Omega Sea Master 166.010 is an elegant, classic timepiece that wears beautifully for any occasion. It’s vintage yet modern styling enables it to transition with ease from formal to casual wear. The detail on the dial as well as the “beads of rice” bracelet add to the beauty of this timepiece.
The Oris Diver 65 Bronze has a unique, vintage appeal with modern horological technology. The stainless steel case with polished sides and brushed lugs create a beautiful housing for the bronze bezel insert to truly stand out. The Diver 65 has a domed sapphire crystal and rose gold accents on the dial, creating aesthetics that are classic and stylish.
The Tudor Prince Date Chronograph hails from Tudor’s lengthy history of chronograph timepieces known for their unique styling, unparalleled quality, and unmistakable identifiers. With a slimmer case shape, sapphire crystal with cyclops for the date, and it’s steel tachymeter bezel, the 79280 has a sleek aesthetic that is both elegant and sporty.
The majority of the Seiko 6139 lineup was compromised of racing styled chronographs, and the 6139-8029 Rally Sport is no exception. It’s classic 1970s styling with a deep horizontal brushed finish on the case, along with the rolled, hooded lugs, and a domed acrylic glass gives this timepiece its vintage racing aesthetic and appeals.
The Seiko Kakume gets its name from the square-shaped sub-dials, as the translation of the Japanese word “kakume” in English is “square eyes”. The watch was designed both as an automatic and hand windable with a quickset for the day and date features, which was not common for early Seiko timepieces. The Kakume is an eye-catcher with its hefty stainless steel case and bracelet, colorful dial and tachymeter bezel.
The Seiko Pogue 6139-6009T was the first automatic chronograph watch brought to market, in Japan, in 1969. It was released as the Seiko Speed-Timer, but later was referred to as the Pogue, due to it’s use by Colonel William Pogue, an astronaut for NASA, during his time on the Skylab 4 Mission. The watch is a single register chronograph. It has a 30 minute counter, no continuous seconds and a quickset day/date window.
The Tudor Heritage Black Bay Bronze inherits its design from the early Tudor Submariner timepieces, made for military use, in the mid-1960s. While being classic as well as contemporary in its appearance, the Black Bay Bronze is a unique timepiece with it’s aged look that will continue to develop its rich patina over time.
The Tudor Pelagos 25500TN was designed to be Tudor’s most robust dive watch. It’s titanium case and bracelet, rotating divers bezel, brilliant lume, helium release valve and water resistance to 500 meters make it a serious tool watch. The clean aesthetics and design are sporty as well as classic.
The Tudor Black Bay 41 is a sleek, contemporary watch, with a sporty, yet classic design. It’s stainless steel case and polished bezel showcase a stunning blue gloss dial, with lumed dot and dash hour markers, as well as snowflake hands. The Black Bay 41 is an elegant timepiece, that feels as good as it looks on the wrist.