Category: 1920s fashion

Ball Watch Company poster advertising superior railroad timepieces, circa 1925.

Ladies’ completely original Deco-era Gruen Guild wire-lug wristlet in 14k white gold fill; featuring an astonishingly original carved sterling silver dial, blued hands and original florid crown, circa 1920s.

Exotic SVW Calendar Girl Samah Yaseen makes this ‘20s platinum and diamond cocktail watch even more irresistible.
Photo by Rossie Newson
Makeup by Lucrecia Suarez

Lon Chaney, who was known as the “Man of a Thousand Faces” because of his work in such films as “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” and “The Phantom of the Opera” is seen here in a makeup-free shot consulting his pocket watch.

Wonderful Elgin Watch Company graduation advertisement from the Ladies Home Journal, dated June 1927.

Quite simply the most spectacular ladies Benrus wristlet watch we’ve had the pleasure to offer. STUNNING late Victorian, early Art Noveau/Deco styling with a most mesmeric dial and a matching 14k white gold buckle!

Miss Clara Bow, America’s “It” girl, in a colorized studio still from the early Twenties. She insisted on wearing one of her favorite platinum wristwatches.

Stunningly beautiful SVW Calendar Girl Samah Smith is wearing a 1920s era platinum-and-diamond cocktail watch. Photography by Rossie Newson.
Special thanks to Jeff Hertzog of The Circulo Cubano de Tampa and Christine Cowart.

Swiss watch advertisement featuring platinum cocktail watches and an 18k enameled pendant watch, circa ‘1920s.

Magnificent 21 ruby-jeweled Illinois “60 hour Bunn Special” railroad pocket watch with pristine porcelain dial, featuring its original matching numbers box, papers, cloth bag and cotton packing. Simply wonderful! Circa 1927.