Antiquorum - Auctioneers since 1974 Auction Watch

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Buying A Watch With Peace Of Mind

Patek Philippe ref. 2523, World Time, Guilloche Gold Center
After more than 35 years, Antiquorum Auctioneers is still the leading place to find exceptional, luxury watches. We have tried to make the process of purchasing a watch simple and easy. We have 10 auctions throughout the year. Watches can be viewed online at, through the printed catalog or at the auction location site. It is as simple as registering to bid, bidding, purchasing and receiving your new watch. There are safe and easy ways to bid in one of our watch auctions: you can bid in person at the designated auction house, bid through the website online in real time at, by telephone or through an absentee bid.

All the watches that are auctioned off have been appraised by a team of experts and horologists. The estimated valued price is listed in the lot description of each watch. Also included in each lot description of the watch is an itemized detailed description of the watch, images, and a condition report.

Antiquorum has set world records in sales for watches, wristwatches, clocks, marine chronometers and regulators at auction. We have sold 51 of the 85 top selling timepieces of all the major auction houses. We will only sell items that are authentic and appraised by a team of experts and horologists.

An Antiquorum watch and timepiece auction is the leading way to buy and sell modern and vintage watches and timepieces. Buyers are able to view and choose the item that they are wishing to purchase with the knowledge that it is genuine and appraised. The knowledge that you are purchasing an authenticated timepiece gives you the peace of mind to bid with ease and comfort and without hesitation.


Monday, March 12, 2012

How to Find the Best Vintage Watches for Sale

18K Yellow Gold Rolex “Monoblocco,” Ref. 4500, Made in 1940
Finding a great vintage watch can be exciting, whether you are a seasoned collector or buying your first watch. When purchasing vintage watches for sale, you must know the right places to look to get the most value for your money.

One of the best places to find an exceptional vintage watch is at an auction. When in search of outstanding timepieces, it is essential to find a reputable auction house that has considerable experience in dealing with vintage timepieces as well as a knowledgeable team of experts whose trained eye can easily spot an authentic watch from a fake.  You will also want to look for an auction house that has global presence and travels the world in search of rare and unique pieces. A leading auction house will also give their clients an opportunity to preview the watches in several cities across the globe prior to the auction as well as offer expert advice.

Buying a vintage watch should not be taken lightly. It is important to thoroughly research the seller you choose to purchase from in order to ensure you are buying from a trustworthy source. At Antiquorum Auctioneers, with its internationally recognized experts and unparalleled customer service, you can be certain that you are in good hands.