News about wristwatches and pocket watches at auction and vintage sales

Watch Collector Puts Curated Selection Into World Tour Exhibition, Including A Patek Philippe Graves Watch

Design Museum Poster for the OAK Exhibit

One of the largest private watch collections is about to go on exhibition in England and, while more than 100 timepieces will be showcased during the week-long exhibit, it doesn’t include every watch owned by the currently anonymous collector. The collector, whose name will be released soon, is European and lives currently in London. The exhibit,…

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More Than 200 Rare And Coveted Watches Go Up For Auction By Ineichen Zurich This Weekend

F.P. Journe, Ineichen Zurich.

True watch collectors looking for their Holy Grail pieces may not need to look any further than the upcoming main and off-shoot auctions by Ineichen Zurich that will take place next weekend, November 20 and 21, both online and in person. The auction house is selling some impressive and rare  timepieces by both big brands…

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Analog Shift Curates Special Collection Of Pre-Owned Watches For J. Crew

Longines

Thanks to the incredible sales at watch auctions this past weekend and last week, millions of dollars were spent on vintage  luxury watches. Some pieces even commanded upward of a million. These auctions only serve to reaffirm the great interest on behalf of collectors for vintage pieces. Now, in an interesting turn of events, the…

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Phillips Auction Racks Up Record-Breaking Sales At $75 Million

Philippe Dufour, lot 14, Phillips Geneva auction

It was an incredible weekend in Geneva, where so many events took place, including the Grand Prix de Haute Horlogerie Geneve (GPHG), Only Watch 2021 auction and the Phillips in Association with Bacs & Russo Geneva Watch Auction XIV, which set a record for the highest ever sale total in watch auction history. The two-day…

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William Wood Watches Creates One-Off Time For Heroes Watch To Benefit Tunnel to Towers

William Wood Time for Heroes watch

Officially partnering with the Tunnel to Towers Foundation, William Wood watches is creating a special one-of-a-kind watch that will go up for auction with all proceeds going to the 9/11 charity.  Tunnel to Towers provides mortgage-free homes to United States catastrophically injured veterans and first responders, as well as to Gold Star and fallen first-responder…

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Rolex, Monterey Car Week, Pebble Beach Concours D’Elegance All Full Speed Ahead

Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

This week marks the much-anticipated Monterey  Car week, which kicks off with the incredible Pebble Beach Tour d’ Elegance® presented by Rolex – a prestigious drive along the coast – followed by the fast-paced Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion at the legendary Laguna Seca racetrack and culminating in the Pebble Beach Concours d’ Elegance—the world’s most…

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