Author: Strickland Vintage Watches

Wonderfully minimalist, Deco-era wrist watch p…

Wonderfully minimalist, Deco-era wrist watch poster by West End Watch Company; London, Circa 1930

Exceedingly rare, completely original oversi…

Exceedingly rare, completely original oversized WWI Elgin trench watch, circa 1918. Measuring a full 38mm in diameter, this silveroid timepiece is one of the largest examples of the era. Featuring a correctly re-created black cordovan strap and matching buckle.

Gorgeous Sarah Sutor wears a  men’s 1944 Hamil…

Gorgeous Sarah Sutor wears a  men’s 1944 Hamilton Ordnance wristwatch when she rides.

Photographer: Rossie Newson
Hair: Corinne Smrz
Makeup: Joli Beauchamp Makeup

And special thanks to John Henley

Mid-century Movado watch poster featuring an…

Mid-century Movado watch poster featuring an elegant couple: she in her feather hat and gold cocktail timepiece; he in his pinstriped suit, driving gloves and oversized wristwatch, obviously delighted the other arrived on time. The caption reads “Exact! Joie de se rencontrer a la meme minute” or “Exact! The joy of meeting at the same time”; Switzerland, 1947.

Exceedingly rare men’s 21 ruby-jeweled L…

Exceedingly rare men’s 21 ruby-jeweled Lord Elgin wristwatch with “atomic” styled case and 1955.

SVW model, Hanna Elizabeth, enjoys wearing her…

SVW model, Hanna Elizabeth, enjoys wearing her 1960s era mod watch and relaxing in the cool summer in Seattle.

Photo by Donna Strickland; special thanks to Katie Ammon

Famed illustrator Norman Rockwell’s &ldq…

Famed illustrator Norman Rockwell’s “The Clock Mender,” featuring Marshall Field’s iconic clock. This painting, which shows the clock maker setting the time by his pocket watch, was featured on the cover of The Saturday Evening Post on Nov. 3, 1945. The clock is at State Street and Washington Street in Chicago, IL.

Graceful ‘40s era illustration for Lon…

Graceful ‘40s era illustration for Longines Watch Company advertising poster.

Magnificent 23 ruby-jeweled Illinois “…

Magnificent 23 ruby-jeweled Illinois “Bunn Special” railroad pocket watch with an exceedingly rare “Illinois Bunn Special/23 Jewels/60 Hour” marked dial; in yellow gold-filled railroad case. Offered in a period Illinois-marked presentation box. circa 1929.

The utterly captivating Anisa French wearing h…

The utterly captivating Anisa French wearing her men’s 1925 Dueber Hampden.

Photographer: Rossie Newson

Makeup by Lucrecia Suarez

Special thank you to The Cuban Club and Christine Cowart