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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Mid-20th Century Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Gallet and Co. for Marcus in New York STYLE / REFERENCE: Two Register Chronograph / Art Deco METAL / MATERIAL: Stainless Steel CIRCA: 1930's / 1940's DIMENSIONS: 42...
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Vintage 1930-1939 Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Ulysse Nardin STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Tank METAL / MATERIAL: Stainless Steel DIMENSIONS: 41mm X 22mm CIRCA: 1930's / 1940's MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Manual Winding...
Ulysse Nardin
Vintage 1930-1939 Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Ulysse Nardin STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Calatrava Style METAL / MATERIAL: Stainless Steel DIMENSIONS: 36mm X 30mm CIRCA: 1930's MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Manual Windi...
Mid-20th Century Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Lemania Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Single Button Chronograph METAL / MATERIAL: Stainless Steel DIMENSIONS: 45mm X 38mm CIRCA: 1940's / 1950's MOVEMENT / CA...
Mid-20th Century Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Cort Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Hunters Case / Blind Reading Dial METAL / MATERIAL: Chromium DIMENSIONS: 40mm X 33mm CIRCA: 1940 / 1950 MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Ma...
Mid-20th Century Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / 4375 METAL / MATERIAL: 14 Kt. Rose Gold and Steel CIRCA: 1940's DIMENSIONS: 36mm X 19mm MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Manual ...
Vintage 1950-1959 Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Oyster Perpetual / Ref. 6084 METAL / MATERIAL: Stainless Steel DIMENSIONS: 39mm X 33mm CIRCA: 1953 / 54 MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Pe...
1990-1999 Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Chopard Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Dress Style / Happy Diamonds METAL / MATERIAL: Stainless Steel DIMENSIONS: 35mm X 30mm CIRCA: 1990's MOVEMENT / CALIBER: H...
Ulysse Nardin
Mid-20th Century Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Ulysse Nardin Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Sports Style / Ref. A 7650 METAL / MATERIAL: Stainless Steel DIMENSIONS: 32 mm X 36 mm CIRCA: 1970's MOVEMENT / CALIBE...
Mid-20th Century Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Mido Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Ocean Star / METAL / MATERIAL: 14 Kt Yellow Gold DIMENSIONS: 39 mm X 32 mm CIRCA: 1950's MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Power Winding / 1...
Mid-20th Century Art Deco Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Lord Elgin Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / F629516/ 8089 METAL / MATERIAL: Yellow Gold filled DIMENSIONS: 36 mm X 27 mm CIRCA: 1950's MOVEMENT / CALIBE...
Mid-20th Century Wrist Watches
FACTORY / HOUSE: Bulova Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Round METAL / MATERIAL: Stainless Steel DIMENSIONS: 38 mm X 32 mm CIRCA: 1950's MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Automatic Winding ...

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