Shop

Men's 1860 American Waltham Watch Co. Pocket Watch

$3495

W2425
It’s not often that one can carry a piece of history in one’s pocket. You certainly could with this very early, untouched Pre-Civil War era, key-wind American Waltham Watch Company pocket watch in rare solid coin silver case hand-crafted by Hulse and Sease; housed in what we feel is its original presentation box, circa 1860. Offered with 1857 half-dollar believed to have been worn during the war.

Men's 1898 Hampden Hunter Cased Railroad Pocket Watch

$1495

W2387
Early and impressive men's 18 size, 23 ruby-jeweled hunter-cased Hampden "Railway Special" railroad grade pocket watch featuring a magnificent high-grade movement, porcelain dial and handsome yellow gold-filled case. Fitted with heavy gold-filled chain sporting a solid gold 25 year fob given by the Order of Railroad Telegraphers. Offered in a custom-fitted presentation box.

Men's 1902 Illinois 24 Jewel Bunn Special Pocket Watch

$3495

W2415
One of the most desirable railroad-grade pocket watches made in America, this 18 size, 24 ruby-jeweled Illinois Bunn Special is housed in a crisp yellow gold-filled case and presented in a custom-made burled walnut presentation case. Circa 1902.

Men's 1914 Waltham Oversized Trench Watch

$1495

W2385
Rare and extremely desirable men's WWI era oversized Waltham "Trench" watch made for the British market, in an early Dennison sterling silver screw back-and-bezel case. Correctly hallmarked and fitted with a handsome, re-created pigskin strap with buckle, circa 1914.

Men's 1917 Misc. Swiss Oversized Silver Trench Watch

$1795

W2414
Rare and extremely desirable men's WWI era oversized black-dialed "Trench" watch made for the British market, in its original screw-back Dennison waterproof case. Correctly hallmarked, retaining a pigskin strap of the period. We are happy to custom fit a correctly recreated two-piece strap in black cordovan at no additional charge if the client so desires, circa 1917.

Men's 1918 Flip Top Trench Wristwatch w/ Strap

$1795

W2287
Staggeringly crisp men's World War I era hunter-cased wristwatch with a correctly re-created two-piece cordovan strap, circa 1918.

Men's 1918 Elgin Broad Arrow 18 Size Pocket Watch

$995

W2380
Stunning WWI British military pocket watch manufactured for the war effort by Elgin Watch Company. Features correct "Broad Arrow" military markings on a completely original case. Circa 1918.

Men's 1918 Tavannes Signal Corps Trench Watch

$1750

W2400
Astonishing, historic WWI-era military wire lug Tavannes Signal Corps. wristwatch. This exceedingly rare military example features a period 24 hour porcelain military dial, stained glass hands and a hinged-lug case. Fitted with one of our correctly re-created two-piece straps in black cordovan, with matching sterling buckle.

Men's 1919 Elgin Trench Watch w/ Roman Numerals

$1295

W2386
Men’s Elgin WWI wire-lug wristwatch in outstanding condition, featuring rare Roman numerals and fitted with a correctly recreated two-piece cordovan strap with matching buckle, circa 1919

Men's 1919 Elgin Oversized Trench Watch w/ Strap

$1795

W2388
Exceedingly rare, completely original oversized WWI Elgin trench watch. Measuring a full 38mm in diameter, this "6" size silveroid timepiece is one of the largest examples of the era. Featuring a correctly re-created two-piece black cordovan strap and matching buckle. Circa 1919.

Men's 1919 Elgin WWI Era Transitional Watch

$1495

W2422
Stunning and important men's WWI era "Transitional" wristwatch by Elgin National Watch Company with all the correct and rare elements: solid sterling construction; heavy reeded crown; military enamel dial, correct movement, and of course, a 45 degree orientation on the wrist. Circa 1919.

Men's 1922 Gruen Dress Watch in Sterling Silver

$1250

W2403
Men's stunning, fully restored early Deco Gruen wrist watch marked "Watch Specialties Co." in sterling silver with magnificent restored dial, stained glass hands and custom-fitted cordovan strap. Offered in a bespoke presentation box, circa early '20s.

Men's 1925 WWI Submarine Presentation Watch

$1950

W2393
Exceedingly handsome, historically significant and original sterling silver wire-lug wristwatch with WWI Submarine Warfare-related engraving, circa 1925.

Men's 1928 Illinois Marquis Watch w/Box

$2250

W2409
Magnificent men's Illinois "Marquis" wristwatch in white gold fill — restored and spectacular! Circa 1928.

Men's 1928 Illinois Jazz Age Dress Watch

$1295

W2421
Magnificent men's Illinois Jazz-Age dress wristwatch in white gold fill and enamel - simply spectacular. Circa 1928.

Men's 1929 Illinois New Yorker Dress Watch

$1495

W2355
Considered one of the most desirable American-made wrist watches, the Illinois "New Yorker" the very tactile embodiment of the Deco Movement. This example, in white gold fill, features an original dial and factory enameling. Circa 1929