Category: ladies watches

Line drawing illustration for Swiss watch manufacturer Doxa featuring sophisticate, wristwatch and convertible with the caption “On all the roads of the world with Doxa”; Paris, 1930

Colorful 1950 Hamilton Watch Company advertisement featuring new ladies and men’s timepieces.

One of our favorite stars from the Golden Age of Hollywood – the beautiful Myrna Loy, circa 1936.

Dripping Art Deco Gruen Curvex ad inspired by Salvador Dali, circa 1947.

t’s time to revisit our wonderful Frankii Wilde photo shoot for Strickland Vintage Watches. Jade Photography did an amazing job not only taking the images but doing this behind the scenes video.

To see the video, click here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dM6_AiKfUDI

Star of the stage, big screen and television, the beautiful and talented Ms. Ida Lupino, was also a writer, director and producer for both film and television. She directed an all-male cast in the “Hitch-Hiker” (1953), making her the first woman to direct a film noir. This image is when she first started acting in 1938.

Turn-of-the-Century magazine illustration for American timepiece manufacturer Elgin Watch Company: “Sure as the sun is the Elgin watch: Unaffected by heat or cold, damp or drought, jar or jolt, Elgin watches keep accurate time.“ Circa September, 1903.

Astonishingly original ladies white gold-filled Waltham wrist watch from a New England estate. Virtually unworn, it comes in its factory presentation box, circa 1929.

A candid still of a young Ms. Joan Crawford during a photo-shoot for the Illinois Watch Company, circa 1925. Ms. Crawford, impressed by the intricacy of the timepiece, could not stop admiring her watch.

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.