Men’s 1929 Illinois New Yorker Dress Watch

Men's 1914 Elgin WWI Trench Watch


Men’s early WWI wire-lug wristwatch in solid nickel case, fitted with a correctly recreated two-piece dark walnut cordovan strap and matching period buckle — an outstanding work of horological and military history. Circa 1914.

Men's 1917 Misc. Swiss Oversized Silver Trench Watch


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 1917 Waltham Transitional Watch


Stunning and important men's WWI era "Transitional" wristwatch by American Waltham Watch Company with all the correct and rare elements: sterling construction, porcelain dial, "stained glass" hands and a 45 degree orientation. Custom-fitted with a black cordovan strap and matching buckle. Circa 1917

Men's 1918 Flip Top Trench Wristwatch w/ Strap


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


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


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


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


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 1925 WWI Submarine Presentation Watch


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

Men's 1925 Dueber Hampden Dress Watch in Box


Outstanding men's oversized, 14k white gold-filled Dueber Hampden wristwatch, fully restored and offered in a period presentation case, circa 1925.

Men's 1924 Ditisheim Winton Dress Watch


Men's gloriously oversized "Winton" wristwatch by Ditisheim in yellow gold fill, circa 1925.

Men's 1928 Illinois Marquis Watch w/Box


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

Men's 1928 Illinois Art Deco Dress Watch


Manificent men's 1928 Illinois wristwatch in a heavily chased, white gold filled case; fitted with a custom-made black cordovan strap – spectacular!

Men's 1929 Illinois New Yorker Dress Watch


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

Men's 1929 Illinois Speedway Wristwatch


Magnificent men's Illinois "Speedway" wristwatch in white gold fill and enamel, circa 1929. One of the most prestigious wrist or "strap" watches of its day, this work of art embodies Jazz-Age excellence.

Men's 1930 Illinois "Guardsman" Dress Watch


Magnificent men's Illinois "Guardsman" wristwatch in white gold fill and enamel in period Bakelite jeweler’s box; fitted with black cordovan strap and period buckle, circa 1930.