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Art Deco 1929 BULOVA ‘CRUSADER’ Gents 10k White RG Watch, 94 yrs old, SERVICED
By Bulova Watch Company
Located in Westward ho, GB
Absolutely stunning 94-year-old Art Deco vintage BULOVA ‘CRUSADER’ wrist watch, made in 1929 and in
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Mid-20th Century American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

White Gold

Waltham 14 Karat Solid White Gold Art Deco Handmade Watch from 1926
By Waltham Watch Company
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Waltham Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Tonneau Shape METAL / MATERIAL
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Illinois Two Tone Gold Filled Art Deco Opened Faced Pocket Watch from 1922
By Illinois Watch Company
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Illinois Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Open Faced / Multi Colored Applique
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Pocket Watches

Zenith 14kt. 2 Tone Gold Art Deco Oversized Watch with Original Dial from 1920s
By Zenith Watch Company
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Zenith Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Oversized Pocket Wrist Watch / Art Deco
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Waltham Gold Filled Art Deco Watch
By Waltham Watch Company
Located in Long Beach, CA
promote the idea of “industrialization.” Before the Waltham Watch Company, watches were generally produced
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Gold-filled

Waltham 14Kt. Gold Campaign Style Watch from 1915 with Original Enamel Dial 1929
By Waltham
Located in Long Beach, CA
as well as promote the idea of “industrialization.” Before the Waltham Watch Company, watches were
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Vintage 1910s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

14k Gold

Dueber Hampden Nickel Silver Watch with Original Dial & Hands & Strap circa 1920
By Hampden Watch Company
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Dueber Hampden Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Cushion Shaped / Military Style
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Waltham Gold Filled Campaign Style with Original Flawless Enamel Dial from
By Waltham Watch Company
Located in Long Beach, CA
American House of Waltham. We seldom see these early American watches in such fine condition. This watch
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Vintage 1920s American Wrist Watches

Materials

Gold-filled

Rare Movado Early Maki-E Ermeto Manual Wind Purse Watch, circa 1929
By Movado
Located in London, GB
Movado. A Rare and Early Maki-E Ermeto Manual Wind Purse or pocket Watch C1929 Dial: The original
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Vintage 1920s American Pocket Watches

Materials

Silver

Illinois Watch Co. Art Deco Gold Filled New Old Stock circa 1920s Original Box
By Illinois Watch Company
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Illinois Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Cushion Shape / Art Deco METAL
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Dueber Hampden White Gold Filled Art Deco Tonneau Shaped Original Dial From 1920
By Hampden Watch Company
Located in Long Beach, CA
months on the movement This is a "vault find" watch, it has been locked up for nearly 50 years, which
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Gold-filled, White Gold

1929 Hamilton "Square B" Art Deco, 17 Jewels, Beautiful Condition
By Hamilton
Located in Raleigh, NC
filled Art Deco beauty was made for approximately 2 years, a very short run. Who is the Hamilton Watch
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Gold-filled

14kt Yellow Gold 1923 Waltham Pocket Watch 44mm Case Serviced Warranty Working
By American Waltham Watch Co.
Located in Rancho Santa Fe, CA
. While the watch is fully operational and keeps time, please remember that vintage watches may not
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Pocket Watches

Materials

14k Gold, Yellow Gold

Omega Steel Open Faced Enamel Dial Pocket Watch from 1920's
By Omega
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Omega Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Open Faced Pocket Watch METAL / MATERIAL
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Howard Steel Oversized Wrist Watch Manual Winding from 1921
By Howard & Co., New York
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Howard & Co., New York STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Wrist Watch / Custom
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Steel

Longines 18 Karat White Gold Art Deco Watch from 1925 Handmade
By Longines
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Longines Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Tonneau Shape METAL / MATERIAL: 18KT
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Waltham Yellow Gold Filled Art Deco Cushion Shaped Watch from 1926
By Waltham
Located in Long Beach, CA
. LIFETIME SERVICE COMMITMENT What a great watch this is. We never see watches this old with such fine
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Gold-filled

Waltham Yellow Gold Filled Art Deco Watch with Original Dial from 1926
By Waltham
Located in Long Beach, CA
the Waltham Watch Company, watches were generally produced by hand, in “cottage” industries. They were
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Gold-filled

Waltham 14Kt Two Tone "Sapphire" Series Hand Engraved with Original Strap 1927
By Waltham Watch Company
Located in Long Beach, CA
well as promote the idea of “industrialization.” Before the Waltham Watch Company, watches were
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Longines 14kt Yellow Gold Open Face Chronograph Pocket Watch from 1920's
By Longines
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Longines Watch Co. STYLE / REFERENCE: Chronograph / High Grade Movement METAL
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Pocket Watches

Materials

Yellow Gold

Birks and Sons Platinum Ladies Art Deco Diamond Dress Watch from 1930's
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Birks and Sons STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco Ladies Dress Watch METAL / MATERIAL
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Vintage 1920s Art Deco Wrist Watches

Rolex 9 Carat Gold Cushion Shaped Watch with Original Breguet Dial from 1922
By Rolex
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Cushion Shape / Fixed Wire Lugs METAL
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Tiffany & Co. Two Tone 18Kt. Yellow & Platinum Art Deco Watch from 1920's
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in Long Beach, CA
months on the movement LIFETIME SERVICE COMMITMENT This unique watch was produced for the legendary
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Longines Art Deco Tank Watch with Unique Hand Constructed Steel Case from 1928
By Longines
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Longines Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Tank Style METAL / MATERIAL
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Vintage 1920s European Art Deco Wrist Watches

Dent London 18kt. Gold Wrist Watch Made by Legendary Chronometer Maker from 1926
Located in Long Beach, CA
watches. The watch still keeps excellent time and you can wear it for all sorts of occasions and still be
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Vintage 1920s British Art Deco Wrist Watches

Elgin White Gold Filled Art Deco Pocket Watch from 1923 with Matching Chain
By Elgin
Located in Long Beach, CA
producing over two million watches per year, more than any other watch factory in the world. The company's
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Pocket Watches

Materials

Gold-filled

Cuervo Y Sobrinos Nickel Art Deco Tank Watch from 1920's with Original Dial
Located in Long Beach, CA
watches from its day. The watch is in excellent condition and is very dependable. We have never seen
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Movado 14Kt. Solid Gold Art Deco Oversized Watch from 1920's with Original Dial
By Movado
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Movado Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco Oversized Watch METAL / MATERIAL
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Gruen Gold Filled Art Deco Octagon Shaped Watch with Dial by Stern from 1928
By Gruen
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Gruen Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Octagon METAL / MATERIAL: 14Kt
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Gold-filled

Harwood 9ct Solid Gold Rare Earliest Example of the First Automatic Watch 1920
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Harwood Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Round METAL / MATERIAL: 9ct
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Wrist Watches

Cartier Platinum Ladies Watch 1920's Art Deco by European Watch & Clock Co.
By Cartier
Located in Long Beach, CA
all the movements for their watches and clocks at the time. The watch still has its original glass
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Platinum

Shreve & Co Platinum Ladies Dress Watch
By Shreve & Co.
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Shreve & Co. STYLE / REFERENCE: Platinum and Diamond Dress Watch METAL / MATERIAL
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Platinum

Paul Ditisheim Montre Hamlet Silver Skull Pocket Watch
By Paul Ditisheim
Located in Narberth, PA
-de-Fonds, the historic birthplace of the watch-making industry, he was born into the Ditisheim family
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Victorian Pocket Watches

Materials

Silver

Paul Ditisheim Montre Hamlet Silver Skull Pocket Watch
Paul Ditisheim Montre Hamlet Silver Skull Pocket Watch
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W 1.25 in D 1.75 in L 1.88 in
Howard Steel Oversized Wristwatch Manual Winding from 1921
By Howard
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Howard Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco METAL / MATERIAL: Steel with
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

WW1 ……..Trench Watch. Marvin 15 Jewels, Rare Full Hermetic
By Marvin
Located in Raleigh, NC
. I have been an avid vintage watch collector for years. My soft spot is 1900-1935 American watches
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Vintage 1920s Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Sterling Silver

WW1 ……..Trench Watch. Marvin 15 Jewels, Rare Full Hermetic
WW1 ……..Trench Watch. Marvin 15 Jewels, Rare Full Hermetic
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H 0.56 in W 1.23 in Dm 1.23 in
Vintage Patek Philippe Pocket Watch Pendant Platinum Estate Jewelry
By Patek Philippe
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
A Patek Philippe open face square pocket watch with a platinum case. The dial has black Roman
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Pocket Watches

Materials

Platinum

Tiffany & Company 1920s Ladies Platinum and Diamond Wrist Watch
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in Chicago, IL
Circa 1920s Tiffany & Company retailed Platinum and Diamond Ladies Wrist Watch, 18 x 18 M.M
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Edwardian Wrist Watches

Materials

Diamond, Platinum

1920s Art Deco 5.86 Carat Diamond Ladies Platinum Watch
Located in New York, NY
This is an antique diamond watch from the Art Deco era. Crafted in platinum this lovely keepsake is
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Vintage 1920s Unknown Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Diamond, Platinum

Vintage Banner 7 Jewel Swiss Watch Pin/Brooch, Skeleton Feature
Located in Austin, TX
A vintage pin and clock/watch that is detachable and attachable. This piece is vintage and in great
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Vintage 1920s French Art Nouveau Pocket Watches

Howard Oversized Watch with Custom Steel Exhibition Back Case, 1920s
By Howard & Co., New York
Located in Long Beach, CA
acquired by the Keystone Watch Case Company. Keystone continued to produce Howard watches under the Howard
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Duke of Wellington Medal Pocket Watch Silver with Chain, 1930
Located in Berkeley, CA
Lovely and chic pocket watch to the effigy of HRH Duke of Wellington, the date is around 1930. The
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Vintage 1920s Unknown Art Deco Pocket Watches

Materials

Silver

Duke of Wellington Medal Pocket Watch Silver with Chain, 1930
Duke of Wellington Medal Pocket Watch Silver with Chain, 1930
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H 0.21 in W 0.21 in D 0.04 in Dm 0.17 in
Chronometre Election 18Kt. Solid Gold Campaign Style Watch, Circa 1920's
Located in Long Beach, CA
style watch was produced in Switzerland by Election Watch Company. They were a small family house
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Marcus & Co. Ladies Platinum Dress Style Watch circa 1930s Handmade
Located in Long Beach, CA
company was sold to Gimbals Department Store. Their watches and jewelry are of the highest quality and
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Platinum

1920's Eberhard Hermetic 15J, Sterling Silver, Trench Watch Totally Restored
By Eberhard & Co.
Located in Raleigh, NC
have been an avid vintage watch collector for years. My soft spot is 1900-1935 American watches. I
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Vintage 1920s European Art Deco Wrist Watches

Howard Steel Art Deco Oversized Wrist Watch Custom Conversion, 1921
By E. Howard & Co.
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Howard & Co., New York STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Wrist Watch / Custom
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Steel

Vacheron Constantin Gold Keyless Lever Open Face Pocket Watch C1920s
By Vacheron Constantin
Located in London, GB
Vacheron Constantin. A 18ct Yellow Gold Keyless Lever Open face Pocket Watch C1920s Dial: The
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Pocket Watches

Materials

18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Howard 14Kt Whilte Gold Filled Art Deco Pocket Watch with Geneva Seal Standards
By Howard & Co., New York
Located in Long Beach, CA
Watch Case Company. Keystone continued to produce Howard watches under the Howard brand name until 1935
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Pocket Watches

Howard Stainless Steel Art Deco Watch Drivers Style and Original Dial
By E. Howard & Co.
Located in Long Beach, CA
Company was acquired by the Keystone Watch Case Company. Keystone continued to produce Howard watches
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Howard Stainless Steel Art Deco Exhibition Back Watch, circa 1920's
By Howard
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Howard Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Exhibition Back METAL
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

White Gold Art Deco Converted Watch Pendant - 14k Vintage Not Running
By Elgin
Located in Greensboro, NC
): 1.8mm Weight: 18 Grams Stamps: Elgin Condition: Pre-Owned Condition Note: This vintage watch is not
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Vintage 1920s Pocket Watches

Materials

14k Gold, White Gold

Patek Philippe Platinum Ladies Art Deco Dress Watch circa 1920's
By Patek Philippe
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Patek Philippe for E. Gubelin Switzerland STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco Dress Watch
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

White Gold

Howard Stainless Steel Art Deco Exhibition Back Watch, circa 1920's
By Howard
Located in Long Beach, CA
acquired by the Keystone Watch Case Company. Keystone continued to produce Howard watches under the Howard
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Howard Stainless Steel Art Deco Exhibition Back Watch, circa 1920's
By Howard
Located in Long Beach, CA
Company was acquired by the Keystone Watch Case Company. Keystone continued to produce Howard watches
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Howard Stainless Steel Art Deco Exhibition Back Watch, circa 1920's
By Howard
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Howard Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco METAL / MATERIAL: Stainless Steel
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Longines for Birks Open Faced Pocket Watch with Original Dial, circa 1921
By Birks
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Longines for Birks of Canada STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco Open Faced Pocket Watch
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Pocket Watches

Agassiz 18Kt. Gold Oversized Watch for Tiffany & Co. Stern Freres Dial 1920's
By Agassiz
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Agassiz Watch Company for Tiffany & Co. STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco Oversized
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Pocket Watches

Elgin Gold Filled & Enamel Inlayed Art Deco Watch circa 1920's
By Elgin
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Elgin Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco METAL / MATERIAL: Gold-Filled
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Gold-filled

Longines Silver Half Hunter Trench Watch with Original Kiln Fired Dial 1925
By Longines
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Longines Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Trench Style / Military METAL
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Silver

Jules Jurgensen 18Kt. White Gold Art Deco Driver's Style Manual Watch, 1920s
By Jules Jurgensen
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Jules Jurgensen STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Pocket-Wrist Watch METAL / MATERIAL
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

White Gold

Patek Philippe for Tiffany & Company Ladies Platinum and Diamond Wrist Watch
By Patek Philippe
Located in Chicago, IL
Circa 1920s Patek Philippe for Tiffany & Company Ladies Wrist Watch, 26 X 9 M.M. 2 Piece Platinum
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Materials

Diamond, Platinum

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Watches From 1929 For Sale on 1stDibs

You are likely to find exactly the watches from 1929 you’re looking for on 1stDibs, as there is a broad range for sale. Each design created in this style — which was crafted with great care and often made from Gold, Steel and Yellow Gold — can elevate any look. Making the right choice when shopping for a watches from 1929 may mean carefully reviewing examples of this item dating from different eras — you can find an early iteration of this piece from the 20th Century and a newer version made as recently as the 20th Century, both of which have proven very popular over the years. A watches from 1929 from Howard & Co., Elgin and Longines — each of whom created a beautiful version of this treasured accessory — is worth considering. There aren’t many items for women if you’re seeking a watches from 1929, as most of the options available are for men and unisex.

How Much is a Watches From 1929?

On average, a watches from 1929 at 1stDibs sells for $2,650, while they’re typically $750 on the low end and $62,000 for the highest priced versions of this item.
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