Category: pocket watches

“A Moment in Time” featuring SVW model Darianne, by Jeruel Photography during the Don Vicente de Ybor shoot for Strickland Vintage Watches.
Hair by Corinne Smrz and makeup by the Divine Miss Joli Beauchamp.

This exquisite Hamilton Railroad Pocket Watch with an exceedingly Rare Dial is a thing of beauty, circa 1922.

Solid gold elephant pocket watch fob with seal; ca. 19th century.

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

Oh to have the treasures on the dressing table of this Gibson Girl featured in a Swiss jeweler’s ad, circa 1900

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.

Wonderfully early 18 size pocket watch by Hamilton Watch Company, featuring a gorgeous double-sunk porcelain dial, extra-fancy blued hands and a solid nickel, 21 ruby jeweled movement and expressive damsaskeening. Offered with heavy yellow gold-filled railroad-grade chain and unusual gold-ore fob. Circa 1917.

Lovely period Art Nouveau illustration extolling the virtues of an Elgin watch. This era saw the rise of the “wristlet” or early wrist watch for ladies.

Wonderful Longines poster created by renowned artist Leonetto Cappiello featuring Father Time, circa 1911.