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Here is a stunning watch that was made during the Art Deco period of the 1920's that is a piece of fine jewellery just as much as it is a watch. Made by the Swiss watchmaking firm, Hafis Watch Company, this watch showcases the beauty and design that made jewellery from the Art Deco period as popular and sought after today as when it was made all those years ago. With such an elegant design to the case, the stepped design is typical of Art Deco jewellery and watches with a fabulous angular design that stands out even more with it being set with both sapphires and diamonds. The case is set with 26 single cut diamonds and a square cut sapphire in each corner, and there are two flexible horizontal bars at each end that are set with 14 more single cut diamonds and 5 rectangle cut sapphires at each end. The diamonds in the watch come together to total 0.54 carats and the sapphires total 0.26 carats. With the case itself measuring 21.5mm in length from end to end, or 35mm including both end horizontal sections by 14.mm across plus the crown, the dial is so easy to read with very elegant numerals in a distinctly Art Deco font. Inside the manual wind movement has undergone a full overhaul and runs beautifully and comes with our twelve month warranty. Fitted on a new very sleek and elegant band that can be altered to fit any size wrist, this is one watch that will always capture the eyes of all who see it and will certainly get the admiration that it rightly deserves. Stock# W1797 Maker: Hafis Watch Company Circa: 1920 $Sold.
The Omega Seamaster has remained such an iconic watch since first being released in 1948, and here is a brilliant vintage Omega Seamaster Day Date model that dates from 1972. In superb condition, the case measures 38mm across plus the Omega crown and the dial is still so clean and features the sweep centre seconds, date as well as the day.The case and band are truly in exceptional condition with the beautiful radial finish to the case still easy to see showing how little wear this watch has had in its 40 plus years. The date function e has a great feature to rapidly change the date by repeatedly pulling the crown in and out. Day Date watches have such a great look to them and this is one watch that will always be admired on the wrist. Fitted on its original stainless steel band, inside the watch is powered by the 24 jewelled Omega calibre 752 that has a fifty hour power reserve and has just come back from a complete service and comes with our twelve month warranty. When you see this watch you will be amazed at its condition and really be hard pressed to find another in such good condition. Stock# W1775 Maker: Omega Model: Omega Seamaster Day-Date reference 166.064 Circa: 1972 $Sold
Here is such a unique and exceedingly rare antique single key time and strike clock by the esteemed clock and watchmaking company, Zenith. The amazing feature with this clock that is found on no other, is that it has only one key to wind both the clock movement and the bell that strikes the hours and on the half hour. Whereas a "traditional" time and strike clock will have two key holes - one to wind the movement, and the other the striker, this one has just one and winding it one way will wind the movement, and the other with wind the striker. Not only is finding a single key hole time and strike clock rare, but finding a clock this size by Zenith is also unheard of. Made in solid mahogany with a gorgeous inlay, the clock measures 33.5cm tall by 25cm wide and 14cm deep and will sit perfect on any table or mantle shelf. With a delightful strike on the hour and the half hour, the clock has been completely serviced and comes with our twelve month warranty and there is no doubt that this will be a magnificent addition to any room. Stock# W1772cc Maker: Zenith Circa: 1910 $Sold.
Since its launch in 1968, the Patek Philippe Ellipse has become one of their most iconic watches, and here is a very elegant Patek Philippe Ellipse reference 3838 in 18 carat white gold. The blue dial on this watch looks sensational day or night and framed in the border of white gold, makes it the perfect watch to wear to the boardroom as well as the evening dinner where it will always look and feel perfect on the wrist. The dial is what is called a "sigma dial" which is designated by looking at the bottom of the dial, and on each side of the word â€śSwissâ€ť, is the Greek letter sigma (Ă“). What this subtle yet important mark designates, is that the hands and index markers are in solid gold. See below for a more details explanation of the sigma dial. With the case measuring 35.4mm by 30mm across plus the Patek Philippe crown, it is fitted on a genuine Patek Philippe band and buckle. Inside is the 6 jewelled quartz Patek Philippe calibre E27 that was serviced by Patek Philippe a few years ago, and of course keeps perfect time. The Patek Philippe Ellipse has become such an iconic watch that will continue to look so elegant into the future. Stock# W1251cc Maker: Patek Philippe Ellipse reference 3838 Circa: 1982 $Sold.
There are so many antique pocket watches around, however finding ones in as good as condition as this one is becoming increasingly hard to come by. Made by Waltham in 1910, the solid sterling silver case which measures 52mm across not only has the engine turned design on the front and back in excellent condition, but the front cover opens so well and has no damage to the hinge. This means that the front cover opens and closes perfectly and still feels so fresh in the palm of your hand. There is nothing quite like the heft of a genuine antique pocket watch such as this, and is a testament to the quality that was put into making this over 100 years ago. The white enamel dial is free of any cracks or damage and is as easy to read today as when it was made and has traditional black Roman numerals with the sub-seconds counter at the bottom. Making this so personal and special, the dust cover on the inside that is protecting the movement has been beautifully hand engraved with, "Presented to Robert T Kyle by the employees of the carriage dept of NSW Govt railways as a mark of their esteem on his retirement after 35 years service 8 . 11 .12" It is wonderful to think how highly he was regarded to receive this lovely pocket watch after all those years of service. Under this cover is the beautiful 15 jewelled movement that has just come back from a full service, runs beautifully and comes with our twelve month warranty. Perfect for any gift or to add to a collection, when you feel this pocket watch in your hand, you will truly understand why the condition of the case and dial is so important to make it stand out from so many others on the market. Stock# W1649 Maker: Waltham Circa: 1910 $Sold
This wrist watch was made well over 100 years ago and still has its original white enamel dial that is as clean and easy to read today as when it was made, and looks so elegant on the wrist. Made by the Australian jewellery company Fairfax & Roberts in the early 1900's, the watch case which measures 31.5mm across plus the crown, was made in Switzerland and is stamped 0.935 meaning that it is 93.5% silver which is in fact higher than sterling silver which is 92.5% silver. Displaying numbers as well as the seconds down the bottom, both the numerals and the hands have achieved such a wonderful patina that add so much to its charm and character. With a look of a bygone era, this antique wrist watch is as beautiful as it is exciting for its age and charm. Stock# W1738 Circa: 1910 $Sold
IWC is renowned worldwide as producers of some of the finest watches, and here is such an elegant vintage IWC watch that dates from 1970 that will look perfect under any cuff on a suit. Made in an 18 carat yellow case that measures 32.5mm across plus the crown, this beautiful slimline watch looks and feels so elegant on the wrist which is emphasised by the simple yet sophisticated looking dial with clean single index markers and hands as well as the centre sweep seconds. The dial is signed in with the traditional â€śInternational Watch Company Schaffhausenâ€ť spelt out in full and inside it is powered by the 17 jewel manual wind IWC calibre 403 that has been fully serviced and comes with our twelve month warranty. As elegant today as when it was made, this vintage IWC ticks so many of the right boxes and will always be admired for its elegant style. Stock# W1422 Maker: IWC â€“ International Watch Company Schaffhausen Circa: 1970 $Sold
The history of the Cartier Pasha goes back to when the Sultan, or Pasha, of Marrakech, commissioned Louis Cartier to create both a a luxurious watch that he could wear for his royal duties, but also a durable watch that could then be worn in the swimming pool. The Cartier Pasha was designed with its ingenious screw down crown cap attached to a small chain, and is therefore regarded as Cartierâ€™s first waterproof watch. With such a distinctive design, the dial is also very unique in that it has a round dial with a square minute marker in the centre. Combined with the off-set date window at 4 o'clock instead of the more common 3 o'clock placement, all of this results in such a great looking watch that is perfect for any occasion. Made in a 18 carat yellow gold and stainless steel case that measures 38mm across plus the signature looking blue cabachon cut spinel set crown, this is a watch that will always be admired. Powered by the 27 jewelled automatic Cartier calibre 191 that runs perfect and comes with our twelve month warranty, and no matter the occasion or time of day, there is little doubt that this Cartier Pasha will always be admired. Stock# W1583cc Maker: Cartier Model: Cartier Pasha 2378 Circa: 2000 $Sold
Perfect for the bedside or travel, this vintage Cartier travel alarm clock dates from the mid-1980's and will sit perfectly on any bedside table or mantelpiece and always look so stylish in any room. Measuring 7.5cm by 7.5cm, the clock has a beautiful burgundy-red border that frames the white dial with black Roman numerals. The dial is so easy to read from near or far and with the gold coloured trim around the frame of both the clock itself and the dial, this will make it always be admired. The 8-day manual wind movement has been fully serviced and comes with our twelve month warranty, and setting the alarm and time is so easy to do via the back of the clock. With its signature Cartier "C" design as its legs on the back, it comes complete with its original box and papers. Simply perfect, this vintage Cartier clock will always look perfect no matter where it is placed in the house. Stock# W1688 Maker: Cartier Model: Cartier 7507 Circa: 1985 $Sold.
The firm J Boseck & Co were manufacturers and retailers of gold and silver products in India, as well as selling wrist watches and clocks. Indeed, after Sir Edmund Hillary successfully climbed Mount Everest in 1953, he was presented with a Rolex by J Boseck & Co, and here we have a very beautiful antique carriage clock retailed them in the late 1800's. From every angle, this clock is so striking with its gorgeous pillars and handle as well as the detail on the top and bottom that is emphasised by having a subtle red background that stands out against the rich golden-yellow of the case. The dial displays numerals in such a wonderful font and the background plate that it is set onto has the most incredible design that will make you admire it from near or far. Measuring 12.5cm tall (or 14.5cm to the top of the handle, by 7.8cm wide and 6.7cm deep, the clock is powered by a high quality lever escapement by the French clock making company Couaillet that has just come back from a complete overhaul, runs great and comes with our twelve month warranty. This is such an attractive antique carriage clock that will always be admired from near or far. Stock# W1672 Circa: 1890 $Sold.
The Cartier Tank watch is synonymous with elegance and style and was first introduced in 1922 and has been an iconic watch ever since, and here we have a very stylish 18 carat gold and steel Cartier Tank Francaise reference 2302 fitted with the automatic movement. The Cartier Tank Francaise was released in 1996 and has a wider case than the Tank Americaine. With the case measuring 28mm across plus the crown, it sits so well on the wrist and is very comfortable to wear all the time. With the combination of solid 18 carat yellow gold and stainless steel, this is a watch that can so easily be dressed up or down to suit the occasion. With its distinct and iconic Roman numerals on the dial that taper in size, it also has the date window and centre sweep seconds, all of which are powered by the 20 jewelled Cartier calibre 120 that has been serviced and comes with our twelve month warranty. In wonderful condition and so elegant, this timeless watch will never go out of fashion or style. Stock# W1657cc Model: Cartier Tank Francaise watch reference 2302 $Sold.
The Cartier Tank watch has become an iconic model from Cartier since being first produced in 1917, and here is a fabulous looking 18 carat gold automatic Cartier Tank Francaise reference 1840. The Cartier Tank Francaise was a model that was released in 1996 and has become one of their most popular and sought after models. With the case measuring 31.8mm by 28mm across plus the crown, this is such a sleek model that sits so well on the wrist of a man or a woman and has the guillochĂ© dial. The guillochĂ© dial is one where an intricate design is engraved onto the dial resulting in such an elegant feature that is often seen on only this highest of quality watches. This feature matches perfectly with the elegant Roman numerals which flare out in size which is another signature look of Cartier and also displays the date at the bottom. The case is further enhanced by being fitted on an alligator band with an 18 carat yellow gold Cartier buckle. Inside is the 20 jewelled automatic Cartier calibre 120 that has been serviced and comes with our twelve month warranty. An extremely elegant watch that can be dressed up or down, this Cartier Tank Francaise will no doubt always get the admiration that it rightly deserves. Stock# W1670cc Maker: Cartier Model: Cartier Tank Francaise watch reference 1840 Circa: 2000 $Sold.