5 Press Releases

Tag: Zenith

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    Sotheby’s Offers Rolex Oyster Perpetual Daytona and Patek Philippe Watch by Gilbert Albert

    The design of watches remained unchanged for decades until Gilbert Albert came along. While serving as the head of Patek Philippe’s creative department in the 1960s, he revamped the way watches are made. Albert replaced round and rectangle watches with asymmetrical and triangle shapes. The Swiss designer used unusual materials…

    Rolex Reference 116519 'Daytona Beach' A white gold automatic chronograph wristwatch, Circa 2000
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    eLady Ltd. Timed Auction Offers 18 Wristwatches from Cartier, Rolex, and Omega

    elady Ltd. presents a selection of luxury watches from Cartier, Rolex, and Omega in its timed Important Timepieces auction. Featured in the sale is a vintage Rolex Air-King 5500. Released during World War II, the Rolex Air-King was a tribute to the British Royal Air Force pilots. The first model had…

    Vintage ROLEX Air King 5500 Stainless Steel Automatic Mens Watch
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    I.M. Chait Gallery’s Upcoming Auction Features Celadon Ceramics

    Day two of I.M. Chait Gallery's upcoming sale will feature a selection of Korean celadon ceramics. Celadon ceramics are typified by their jade-like color and smooth glaze. First produced in ancient China, celadon ceramics quickly gained popularity across Korea and Asia. Initially, the Korean celadon ceramics were relatively crude, but by…

    Korean Celadon Glazed Cosmetic Bottle
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    July Jewels and Watches

    Fortuna will present a selection of fine jewelry and watches by luxury brands in the upcoming July Jewels and Watches auction. Highlighted in the sale is a GIA-certified 4.51-carat yellow-green diamond ring. The piece is crafted in platinum and 18-karat rose gold with a brilliant-cut diamond of SI1 clarity. This…

    Cartier Evasions Joaillieres Diamond and Cultured Pearl Earrings
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    Exclusive Watches

    From American presidents to musician Eric Clapton, several watch models offered this time by Fortuna Auctions were made popular by the people who wore them. Represented in these lots, too, are watch models that served an important purpose for the Italian Air Force and the British Army as they completed…