Retro jewels don't come much cooler than this remarkable timepiece and bracelet combo from the fabulous forties. A fluted cylinder at the crest of the ruby and diamond-studded wave design revolves 180 degrees to reveal the time of day or night. The asymmetrical positioning of the watch is referred t...(more)
From the roaring twenties (maybe 1930s) comes this stunning and sophisticated Art Deco bracelet watch, crafted in platinum and sparkling with small bright-white diamonds and royal-blue calibre sapphires. The striking three-section geometric design leads to an adjustable buckle bracelet composed of 1...(more)
This classic Retro period buckle bracelet glistening with rubies and diamonds cleverly conceals a seventeen jewel timepiece by the highly respected Swiss watchmakers - M & W Ullmann. Just flip-up the end of the belt and voilà - it's cocktail time! The dial is signed Otto Grun - presumably the o...(more)
A big, bold, 18 karat rose gold bracelet encases a very accurate timepiece (because the mechanical movement was replaced with a quartz movement) in this bright and beautiful Retro wrist bauble. 1 inch-plus wide, 6 1/2 inches long. The engraving on the clasp can be polished off upon request. Circa 19...(more)
A high-quality 18 karat yellow gold ladies pendant (or pocket watch) by the fine Swiss watchmaker C.H. Meylan, was decorated after-the-fact with a graceful and glittering platinum and rose-cut diamond Swan encircled by twinkling platinum and diamond flowers. 1 and 1/8 inches with an embossed dial an...(more)
A tastefully elegant Art Deco platinum mesh and diamond bracelet watch. The sparkling diamond-framed watch, with beautifully hand-engraved sides and back, is embraced by a pristine, lithe and supple diamond studded platinum mesh bracelet in this classic timepiece, ca. 1925. 18 jewel Swiss movement ...(more)
Cartier first crafted the Tonneau, or barrel in English - a nod to its shape - watch in 1906. The elegant oblong design gently curves with the arc of the wrist and is finished with Roman numeral chapter markers and an etched dial. This larger, 18 karat yellow gold model is a manual wind with French ...(more)
This sleek and tailored Movado ladies watch of late-twentieth century vintage is crafted in supple textured yellow gold and features a twinkling diamond frame. A fashionable timepiece for every day or special occasions.
A consummately kooky 1960s vintage work of jewelry art by the renowned Swiss watchmaker and jeweler - Gubelin. The turquoise faced watch swings inside an 18k yellow gold, flip-down Go-Go cage. Mondo groovy!
A lithe and lovely ladies wristwatch in rich 18 karat yellow gold by the renowned Swiss watchmaker - Girard Perregaux. The tailored styling and textured finish makes for a perfect everyday timepiece. 6 3/4 inches.
This dreamy dazzling Art Deco diamond bracelet watch centers on a diamond framed rectangular dial with Arabic numerals at 12 and 6, with stick chapters - signed Rood, London. The gorgeous bracelet is composed of a double line of shimmering baguette-cut diamonds dividing to embrace a pair of round be...(more)
From Cartier Paris, a rare and wonderful, long discontinued reissue of the highly coveted Touchon wrist watch with cobalt blue enamel Roman numeral chapters. 30 X 20 millimeters, quartz movement, small initials "JRJ" engraved on reverse. With original Cartier certificate from 1988.