MENS RARE & VINTAGE WITTNAUER “PREMIER” GOLD SWISS WATCH JUST GORGEOUS #6079003 – Buy – MENS RARE & VINTAGE WITTNAUER “PREMIER” GOLD SWISS WATCH JUST GORGEOUS #6079003
In a world plagued by scandals and bad intentions, it would be nice to think that good intentions always lead to success. Unfortunately, that’s just not true. In the corporate jungle, the road to hell is sometimes paved with good intentions. Some memorable and seemingly sound efforts have led to some spectacular failures. (See also: […]
Brand names like Rolex, Patek, Audemars Piguet and Omega dominate the headspace of vintage watch collectors not only due to their exceptional quality, but also because of their historical significance. These are names that have been around for decades, and in some cases, for centuries; they’ve come to help define what the watch industry is […]
Great looking Wittnauer chronograph circa 1960’s powered by Valjoux 724 manual wind movement. A very pleasing tonneau shaped case measuring 41 x 45mm with very faded red and blue Pepsi style 24 hour bezel and acrylic crystal. Great condition original matte black dial with contrasting white registers, perimeter tachometer scale, metallic red lollipop style 24 hour GMT hand, and luminous mercedes hands. With scarce original brick link bracelet with fold over clasp. Excellent condition and great looking vintage model in excellent working condition, but left unpolished as found.
Here’s a watch one of the dealers may well have for sale when the glass has been refitted and just checked for reasonable timekeeping. Many will know already, but for those that don’t, there’s a complicated history! Briefly, Wittnauer was a Swiss gent who emigrated to America, to work for a relative, and eventually made […]
Wittnauer Chevron Silver Dial Stainless Steel Men’s Crystal Bling Watch WN3013 – Buy – Wittnauer Chevron Silver Dial Stainless Steel Men’s Crystal Bling Watch WN3013
Wittnauer large stainless steel 2 registers manual wind chronograph ref 8023-241T circa 1960’s. Featuring a fantastic 38mm case with screw down back and worn but sharp lugs., Very pleasing black original dial with patina’d luminous dots, silver registers and outer tachometer/tachymeter scale in blue and red. With alpha style luminous hands, silver chronograph hand, and red register hands. Powered by the manual wind 14Y caliber, a modified Landeron 249 movement with top button for starting, and bottom button for stopping and resetting the chronograph function. Offered on your choice of sporty leather or fabric strap.
The watch has recently been fully serviced by one of our veteran watchmakers and is accompanied by our 1 year warranty of accurate timekeeping and operation. Also included in your purchase is one of our beautiful handmade Italian leather watch travel pouches, a $45 value!
Wittnauer Men’s Quartz Silver-Tone Band 52mm Watch WN3062 – Buy – Wittnauer Men’s Quartz Silver-Tone Band 52mm Watch WN3062
Another watch brand you might be successfully ignoring. Unexpected meeting with Kelbert I have skipped on Kelbert multiple times in the past, even though I clearly remember spotting some of their watches over the years. Especially these fitted with Valjoux calibers. Why? Difficult to say – something else always piqued my interest more. I ended […]
We all want to look good and stay up with the trends. And while a lot of items on this list are classic, a lot are new and restyled. Read on to see what you should be shopping for this spring. 1. Fedoras: Hats have been making a limitless brands comeback for a while and this […]
Wittnauer Men’s WN3006 ‘Aiden’ Chronograph Gold-Tone Stainless Steel Watch – Buy – Wittnauer Men’s WN3006 ‘Aiden’ Chronograph Gold-Tone Stainless Steel Watch
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In the presence of a small part of the #SpeedyTuesday community, Omega’s CEO Raynald Aeschlimann announced the return of the historical chronograph caliber 321 movement. A dream come true for many Speedmaster enthusiasts, as this is the movement many of them are after when searching for that grail Speedmaster. Caliber 321 It broke all loose […]
The word is out, the new caliber 321 has been introduced last week during a Speedy Tuesday event that we hosted in Biel. Last week we already published about this movement and shared some of the extra information that was not in the press release. But besides the introduction of this movement, there was also […]
Welcome to This Week in Watches on January 12, 2019. This week, we saw some heavier traffic on the news front. It’s the second week of the year after all and that means most folks were back to work (aside from the German state of Hessen – thanks for making the Autobahn great again! – […]
This week, we had the good fortune to visit Omega in Biel for a #speedytuesday get together. For certain, the occasion will always be remembered as the world debut of the resurrected caliber 321. But there was something else that was divulged during part of the program that truly piqued my interest – the absolute […]
Up for grabs is a Ref. 235-T Wittnauer chronograph, powered by the legendary Valjoux 72 movement, circa 1960s. The watch features a white dial, contrasted by red and blue scales. Further, this example comes with its original, Wittnauer-signed steel bracelet, and original box (made by Longines). The watch is in great vintage condition. The case […]