Impressive men's 1830 solid sterling silver chain-driven verge fusee by R. Roberts of London; accompanied by equally lofty chain and "crown" fob from a subsequent generation. Offered in an antique burl-wood box.
As Impressive and historic work of horological art we’ve had the pleasure to offer, this rare chronograph was created and awarded in 1891 by the House of Longines for a world record bicycle event. Important, stunning and original! Circa 1891
Men's WWI Patria presentation wire-lug trench watch, inscribed "Sergt.Willis/4/1st Herts/from 15th West Riding Volunteers/1917." Offered with a custom-fitted two-piece strap and matching sterling buckle.
A truly stunning example of the art of the Illinois watch company, this sterling silver cushion shaped example, with its stained glass hands, pumpkin crown, and period engraving; is, in a word, magnificent!
Exceedingly rare, completely original oversized WWI Elgin trench watch. Measuring a full 38mm in diameter, this silveroid timepiece is one of the largest examples of the era. Featuring a correctly re-created black cordovan strap and matching buckle; Circa 1918
Both stunning and historic, this WWI era black-dialed timepiece, housed in a solid sterling silver integrated shrapnel guard case and fitted with a correctly re-created strap of the era is a work of tactile wrist art. Circa 1918.
Completely original example of this men's Elgin U.S. Army wristwatch. Features period engraving and our own correct, custom-fitted one-piece black cordovan strap with matching sterling buckle. Circa 1919
Superb example of a Borgel waterproof Trench Watch case in solid sterling silver, circa 1919. Perfect ice-cream dial, stained-glass hands and re-created pigskin strap make this watch an exceptional example. Given by the Royal Red Cross as a gift to WWI Lieut. H.J. Beckett for his service.
Early, completely original WWI era Rolex wristlet "trench watch" in solid sterling silver hinged case; custom-fitted with a two-piece black cordovan strap and matching sterling buckle. Hallmarked Glasgow, 1923.