An unfortunate event – 1924 Hamilton Grade 912 bow came off & the resolution
Another vintage project begins – 1942 manufacture Waltham Vanguard Model 1908, 16 size 23 jewel
Walk Like An Egyptian

Walk Like An Egyptian

TZ Blogs September 7, 2018

From Springfield, between the wars – Illinois Grade 224, 21 jewel 12 size, made in 1923
French Open Omega 1978 commemorative watch of  tennis legend Don Budge
Two 1910 Waltham Model 1883s – the same, but different
A brief of history on an obscure MIL-Diver – Jacques Bianchi “Armée de Terre”
A vintage URANIA Präcisions Uhren-Fabrik, München from the 1940s
EXACTLY 500 seconds plus a million or two years, two Hydrogen atoms collided and fused
A vintage Grant Slide Automatic with an early Pierce made slide movement
Effective advertising: 1950s vintage watch ads
A photo session with the Patek Philippe 3417 Amagnetic
A serendipitous incoming – vintage Omega Geneve ref. 166.070 cal. 565
First vintage post – my great grandfather’s 1931 Hamilton Captain Rice
Vintage Heuer ref 2543 acquisition and spa treatment of the legendary Valjoux 72C
Vintage American heavy metal #2 – an assorted pocket watch mix
Vintage American heavy metal #1 – an assortment of pocket watches
Newman’s Paul Newman Daytona sells today at auction for record $17,752,500
Some nice pieces from the Philipps Watches auction, including Newman’s Own PN Daytona
Lightning strikes twice – Rolex Milgauss 6541 x 2
Pair of Heuer Camaro 73443s – 73443NT and a 73443 exotic dial
The original Omega Railmaster ck2914
This is about as smart as my watches get – Citizen JG200-59E Ana-Digi Temp, cal. 8980
Enjoying the patina on my Great White Rolex Sea-Dwller 1665 with Mark 1 dial
One of my favorite watches, the Breitling Co-Pilot 765CP Mk3
Newman’s Own Paul Newman Daytona 6239
Because you can never have too many Princes – Rolex Prince Brancard 1491
Where’s the crown? Backwind/Backset
Eberhard Contograf – a recent arrival


TZ Blogs August 15, 2017

Leatherette box in the original post was used for the early Gruen Curvex’s from ’35 to ’36
Vern’s watch: 1949 Lord Elgin pocket watch
Three futuristic designs that held up over time: Hamilton Flight, Citizen Independent & Lip Mach 2000
I recently carried this 1922 Hamilton Grade 974 Limited
Vintage Omega duet: Seamaster Chronograph & Speedmaster with champagne dial
Thoroughly Modern Seconds – 1929 Waltham Model 1924 Colonial
Classic 16-size Railroaders: 1918 Waltham Vanguard & 1916 Hamilton Grade 992L
My father just gave me his vintage Omega Seamaster 300
The Next Autavia from TAG Heuer — White Dial
From Lancaster and Sag Harbor: a very nice Hamilton Grade 902