Reflecting a strong collector market, we are always seeking good watches for our catalogues. We see continued robust demand for prestige brands, particularly vintage Rolex and Omega, high end makers Patek Phillipe, Baum et Mercier, Jaeger, Piaget, Longines and Cartier. We typically offer along with good wristwatches a selection of gold pocket watches, superior antique clocks and specialist vintage pieces.
A Rolex Oyster Perpetual GMT-Master 'Pepsi' bezel 'Superlative Chronometer' wristwatch
S/N 3224013,1973, model 1675, matte black Mk2 dial, uni-directional bezel, fourth hand dual time-zone indicator, 40mm stainless steel case, s/s folded link jubilee bracelet, acrylic crystal with some scratches.
A good 1999 Rolex Submariner gent’s wristwatch
ref. 16613, complete with box, papers and hang tags, black dial, bi-metal gold and steel strap and case, the automatic movement in working order. Unusually complete with all papers, pamphlets, green leather box, card outer box and two swing hang tags. Sold by Partridge Jewellers 26th June 1999.
A rare 17thC brass lantern clock by Peter Closon
Neere Holborne Bridge Londini Fecit, c.1660, with strapped bell over three dolphin frets and four urn finials, tapering Doric corner columns on turned feet, oversailing silvered Roman chapter ring enclosing engraved tulip decoration, alarm setting disc and single hour hand, hinged side panels, original weight driven balance wheel movement, alarm wheel outside back panel (lacking rope and weight). H.400mm (15¾"). A well regarded maker, an uncommonly found original unconverted mechanism and in unrestored condition. Provenance: The Williamson Estate Collection.
A late 1940s gent's 18ct. yellow gold Rolex bubble-back Oyster Perpetual Chronometer wristwatch
the yellow gold case with pale gilt dial with maker's logo and model details, screw-down crown, working order, with late stitched leather crocodile skin strap.
An Omega Speedmaster 'Ed White' chronograph wristwatch
1965, ref.105.003 - 65, with 17 jewel cal.321 movement, ser. 22827554 (1965). All original straight lug case, DO90 bezel, hands and black dial, pushers and crown with wear commensurate with age. No strap, movement requires servicing.
A Rolex deck watch
in British Ministry of Defence Hydrographic Dept marked case, with issuing certificate dated 1970. Zinc case with matched serial numbers, white enamel dial, Roman numerals, subs seconds. Working.
An Omega Speedmaster Professional 'Moonwatch' gent's wristwatch
ref 145022-69, stainless steel case, black dial with sub-registers and centre chronograph hand, calibre 861, 17 jewel movement. Serial no. 31008456. Resin strap
A gent's 18ct gold and stainless steel Breitling Chronomat wristwatch
with 18ct and stainless bracelet; blue triple register chronograph dial with date, gold hour batons and gold seconds register, uni-directional bezel. Model B.13050.1. With blue leather strap with 'duo time' watch (fitted) and two additional blue leather straps. With original box and papers.
A marine chronometer by Charles Frodsham
c.1858, the two-day duration timepiece in brass gimbal mounting, the 4" silvered dial marked 'Charles Frodsham, 84 Strand London, No.2898, Roman numerals with subsidiary state-of-wind (56 hour) dial flanked by garter framed crowned medallions: 'By Appointment to the Queen' and ' Gold Medal of Honour/Paris Exn.1855', subs seconds dial at VI. In three-part brass bound mahogany case with glazed mid-section, set with an disc with maker's details and serial number; with 'tipsy' key. 175 x 175 x 180mm.
A Rolex Oyster Perpetual mid-size Datejust bi-metal wristwatch
c.1988, stainless steel and 18ct. yellow gold case and strap, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals and gold batons, maker's details to dial, date aperture, the automatic movement with 29 jewels. Working order. Valuation available. In original green leather box with wallet containing booklet and original outer box. Model No. 68273, Serial No. R951875.