Advent of Time

Venice, CA

About Advent of Time

Advent of Time was founded by Sigmund Shonholtz. He is a third generation watchmaker and jeweler whose Grandfather started a watch and jewelry company in Los Angeles, California in 1918. The original store was located near Hollywood and catered to the film industry. Shonholtz understands the watch and jewelry business, both as a craftsman and as a merchant. He spent his life as a watchmaker and jeweler and owned a successful watch company. The success of his company was the result of offering the world’s finest and most exclusive watches for sale, all designed by prem...Read More

Advent of Time

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Gruen White Gold Filled Art Deco Manual Winding...
Vintage 1930-1939 Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Gruen Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Ref. 212 METAL / MATERIAL: White Gold Filled CIRCA: 1935 DIMENSIONS: 36mm X 35mm MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Manual Winding...
Wittnauer Yellow Gold Filled Art Deco Self Wind...
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Vintage 1950-1959 Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Wittnauer Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Modified Disco Volante METAL / MATERIAL: Yellow Gold Filled CIRCA: 1950's DIMENSIONS: 39mm X 33mm MOVEMENT / CA...
Bulova Gold Filled Art Deco Selfwinding Watch w...
Vintage 1960-1969 Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Bulova Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Round / Art Deco METAL / MATERIAL: 14Kt. Yellow Gold Filled CIRCA: 1960's DIMENSIONS: 40mm X 31mm MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Selfwin...
Bulova Yellow Gold Filled Art Deco Selfwinding ...
Vintage 1960-1969 Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Bulova Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Round / Art Deco METAL / MATERIAL: 14Kt. Yellow Gold Filled CIRCA: 1960's DIMENSIONS: 40mm X 31mm MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Selfwin...
Bulova Yellow Gold Filled Art Deco 23 Jewel Aut...
Vintage 1960-1969 Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Bulova Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco METAL / MATERIAL: 14Kt. Yellow Gold Filled CIRCA: 1960's DIMENSIONS: 38mm X 31mm MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Automatic Win...
Vacheron Constantin for J.E.Caldwell Yellow Gol...
Vintage 1930-1939 Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Vacheron Constantin for J.E.Caldwell STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Tonneau Shape METAL / MATERIAL: 18K Yellow Gold DIMENSIONS: 44mm X 23mm CIRCA: 1930's MOVEMENT ...
Frodsham Denisteel Original Dial Manual Wind Wr...
Vintage 1930-1939 Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Charles Frodsham STYLE / REFERENCE: Classic Round / Calatrava METAL / MATERIAL: Denisteel CIRCA: 1930's DIMENSIONS: 37mm X 30mm MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Manual Winding /...
Rolex Yellow Gold Zephyr Perpetual Wind Wristwa...
Vintage 1960-1969 Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Zephyr / Ref. 1009 METAL / MATERIAL: 18Kt. Solid Yellow Gold CIRCA: 1967 / 1968 DIMENSIONS: 39mm X 34mm MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Pe...
Patek Philippe Yellow Gold Ultra Thin Bracelet ...
Vintage 1960-1969 Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Patek Philippe STYLE / REFERENCE: Square Bracelet Dress / Ref. 3494 METAL / MATERIAL: 18Kt. Yellow Gold CIRCA: 1965 / 1966 DIMENSIONS: 26mm X 26mm MOVEMENT / CALIBE...
Rolex Yellow Gold Custom Red Dial Oyster Perpet...
Vintage 1960-1969 Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Oyster Perpetual / Ref. 1005 METAL / MATERIAL: 14Kt. Solid Yellow Gold CIRCA: 1960's DIMENSIONS: 39mm X 34mm MOVEMENT / CALIBE...
Breitling Yellow Gold Stainless Steel Blue Dial...
1990-1999 Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Breitling Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Chronomat / 81.950 METAL / MATERIAL: 18Kt. Gold and Steel CIRCA: 1990's DIMENSIONS: 39mm X 39mm MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Autom...
Breitling Yellow Gold Stainless Steel Blue Dial...
1990-1999 Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Breitling Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Chronomat / 81.950 METAL / MATERIAL: 18Kt. Gold and Steel CIRCA: 1990's DIMENSIONS: 39mm X 39mm MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Autom...

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