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Vintage

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eBay Finds: Wittnauer Scuba-Chron, Dreffa Diver, and More

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When it comes to shopping for vintage watches on eBay, it can be a gold …
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eBay Finds: Bulova “Tank” with a Secret Photo Compartment, Tissot Seastar, and More

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When it comes to shopping for vintage watches on eBay, it can be a gold mine, but it can also be a minefield. Our very …

eBay Finds: Benrus Ultra Deep Super Compressor, Nivada Grenchen Chronoking, and More

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When it comes to shopping for vintage watches on eBay, it can be a gold mine, but it can also be a minefield. Our very …

eBay Finds: Universal Genève Polerouter, Citizen Crystron Diver, and More

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When it comes to hunting down vintage watches on eBay, it can be a gold mine, but it can also be a minefield. Our very …
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Quest for a Coke at the Miami Beach Antique Show

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After trying to clasp the watch around my “gorilla wrist,” I realized it just wasn’t going to go. I told Ali, the person helping me, …
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Not Just Watches: the Joys of Collecting Horological Ephemera

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Collecting vintage watches is fantastic in and of itself, with all manner of brands, models, eras, and styles to choose from and to focus on. …

eBay Finds: Enicar Seapearl Automatic, André Bouchard Skindiver by Alstater Watch Co., and More

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When it comes to shopping for vintage watches on eBay, it can be a gold mine, but it can also be a minefield. Our very …
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The Lazarus Watch—Restoring a “Franken-Seiko” 6139 Chronograph

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Some watches lead pampered lives. They are kept carefully in their boxes, worn only for special occasions when there is little threat of alcohol-induced, watch-threatening …
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Born from Records: The History of the Rolex Daytona

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On September 24, 1924, driving a 350-horsepower Sunbeam race car with an 18.3-liter, 12-cylinder airplane …