News about wristwatches and pocket watches at auction and vintage sales

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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A Closer Look At Only Watch 2021 Charity Auction Line-Up: Things Are Coming Up Orange

Blancpain Tribute to Fifty Fathoms watch for Only Watch 2021

Just recently, Only Watch 2021 announced its dates and began sharing some of the news about the unique timepieces being made, and donated, by the 54 participating brands. Only Watch happens once every other year and is the largest charity auction event for timepieces, with more than 70 million Euros raised since its inception in…

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HSNY Raises More Than $80,000 At 2021 Charity Auction By Phillips

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  A specially made Arnold & Son watch fetched the highest price ($30,240) at the HSNY charity auction held by Phillips in Association with Bacs and Russo, which wrapped up earlier this week. The proceeds of the on-line auction of seven timepieces over the course of a week all go toward the advancement of horology,…

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Horological Society Of New York Charity Auction In Full Swing

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Beginning yesterday and running until June 14, 2021, the Horological Society of New York (HSNY), in conjunction with Phillips in Association with Back & Russo, is running the  Timepieces for HSNY: 2021 Charity Auction. The auction, which typically takes place during HSNY’s annual Gala that has been a tradition since 1866, is taking place online via…

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Meet The New Vacheron Constantin Les Collectionneurs Vintage Watches

Vacheron Constantin Les Collecetionneurs

Once again, the venerable Vacheron Constantin has created an all-new Les Collectionneurs watch series that is touring its US boutiques now. In fact, this collection of vintage and restored Vacheron Constantin 20th century watches is the first series that will reside permanently (until sold out)  in the brand’s new New York City Flagship boutique. The…

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