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Jed Chevalier

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A Look at the 1972 Movado/Zenith El Primero Tv Case

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1969 was an important year for the watch industry. As most of you probably know, …
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A Vintage Collector’s Perspective on the Longines Legend Diver Reissue

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As a lover of vintage watches, it is difficult to find a modern watch that gets me excited. Just as the watches of the 60’s …
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A Look at the Heuer Autavia 2446C

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Vintage sport watches are extremely hot right now for a variety of reasons. I believe it can be summed up with the quest for mechanical …
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Time Titans Vintage Watches

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For any watch lover, 47th Street in New York City is a goldmine. The Diamond District, which extends from 5th to 6th Avenue, is jam-packed …
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Affordable Vintage: 1970’s Longines Chronograph Diver

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What if I told you that you could get an over-sized colorful chronograph from a celebrated marque with a legendary movement and a super compressor …
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SHOM or Sham?: Omega’s 200 meter diver from the 70’s

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The Omega enthusiast may know that after production ended on the Seamaster 300 in 1970, Omega’s lineup of diving watches changed dramatically. Gone were the …
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Omega Flightmaster: A Jumbo Jet for your Wrist

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The Omega Speedmaster was introduced in 1957 as a racing chronograph. Through no action of Omega’s marketing department, the watch became a classic in its …
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Affordable Vintage: The Zenith Defy

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Who is the most influential watch designer? I think this is a loaded question, as the only watch designer anyone knows of is Gerald Genta. …