Friday, August 28, 2009

The Eagle has landed - Omega

There are various models of Omega that commemorate the Landing on the Moon misson.

Here are a couple of models:

Will update you with the pricing soon for these models. Hope you have one of these beauties.

Friday, August 21, 2009

Restoration of 1950s Tissot Swiss Watch

Finally, went to collect the restored piece of 1950s era Tissot.

Before the restoration process.

After restoration.

Monday, August 17, 2009

Vintage Omega Seamaster

It is interesting to know the models of Seamaster Over the years.

Here is a 1950s model:

For other models click here

I have updated some more pricing on the Omega vintage watches. I hope they are useful to you.

Friday, August 07, 2009

WWI Trench Watch and their beginning

Pocketwatches are bulky for soldiers in the field and can limit the soldiers need to access to their watches while their hands were occupied in the trenches. The earlier model of trench watches are modification of pocketwatches with wire lugs wielded around the case to hold the leather straps. The case are usually in gun metal or steel or silver. The dial is usually porcelain.

A Typical WWI Trench Wrist Watch.

A smaller Pocket Watch Crown for winding.

Pictures of the soldier's love ones and the case has silver hallmark.

The back of the silver case and the visible of the wire lugs.

Hope you learn something today.