This extremely cool 1940s vintage bracelet watch, by the renowned Swiss watchmaker Paul Ditisheim, started out as a gent's watch, but today it makes for a highly distinctive and stylish lady's fashion statement. The classic (and substantial) 'tank tread' bracelet is comprised of alternating rows of ...(more)
A super chic, asymmetrical wrist watch, dating from the 1940s-50s, by the Swiss watchmaker and jeweler - Buche Girod. The zigurat-style top alternates with glittering bright-white, round brilliant-cut diamonds and large, deep-red, calibre rubies set in white and yellow gold, respectively.....
A cool and colorful 1920s-30s vintage pendant watch adorned with a multi-chromatic: black, white, yellow, pink, orange, green and three shades of blue floral design, outlined with consummate Art Deco embellishments. This rare beauty measure 1 1/8 inches by 3/4 inch.
An especially chic French early-Art Deco watch - the eagle mark on the case tells us it was made before 1912 - beautifully hand-fabricated in platinum. The Swiss Glycine dial is framed in glittering diamonds and royal blue calibre sapphires, flanked by very stylish and iconically Deco geometric stir...(more)
A ribbon of gold intersected with a square watch bordered in diamonds shows off the 1940s retro style. A diagonal line of three diamonds set into square shapes sprinkled on each side completes the design. The watch has a mechanical movement, a silvery white dial, small square markers for the hours...(more)
Strange coincidences happen: we've come across two of the exact same very rare and exciting Retro watches - one in its original rosy-yellow gold finish (#60-1-740) and this white (rhodium) plated twin. One for each wrist! The same description will serve: Retro jewels don't come much cooler than this...(more)
A very fine and truly stunning platinum and diamond dress watch by the renowned and formerly preeminent American jeweler - Tiffany & Co. The central timepiece is framed with an elegant diamond-set scroll design supported on each side with three fanciful platinum and diamond links, the first of w...(more)
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)