Category: vintage advertising

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.

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Brilliant Omega wristwatch ad featuring an oversized rectangular timepiece, circa 1930.

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Zenith Pocket watch ad touting their 1900 Grand Prix award, ca. 1910

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English advertisement for WWI wire lug “Trench” wristwatches, circa 1918

Brilliant Art Deco watch advertisement; Paris, 1920

Clever Zodiac watch advertisement emulating the adventure magazines of the early 20th century.