Found 76 articles matching Jewelry category.
  • Sep 19 2008
  • 19 Sep 2008

The Rolex GMT

In the 1950s innovations in aviation technology made transatlantic travel a more appealing option than ever before. The airline Pan Am quickly emerged as a leader in transatlantic travel by jet plane.

  • Sep 10 2008
  • 10 Sep 2008

Antique Elgin Watch

I have an antique Elgin pocket watch. It is Sterling Silver with a very heavy gauge Sterling Silver chain. The face has a seconds face on is as well. Still works perfect. Is it worth anything?

Thank you,
Janice Konsler

  • Sep 4 2008
  • 4 Sep 2008

Spiro Agnew Watch

He was known as “Nixon’s Nixon,” and not in a good way. As vice president of the United States under Richard Nixon from 1969 to 1973, Spiro T. “Ted” Agnew became the voice of the Establishment, a critic of the critics of society in general and the Vietnam War policy in particular.

  • Sep 4 2008
  • 4 Sep 2008

HISTORY OF THE EVOLUTION OF THE ROLEX SPORT WATCH

Rolex is a name synomonous with wealth and extravagance, simply stated. Although this may be true, there is a lot more to the picture. The company and its founder Hans Wildorf have actually made some very important contributions to Horology. Msr. Wilsdorf devoted his life to Horology and his company, creating a vision.

  • Jul 17 2008
  • 17 Jul 2008

Chatelaines

The word “chatelaine” means keeper of the castle. The person trusted to have the keys.

  • Jul 13 2008
  • 13 Jul 2008

Vintage Collector Watches: Small And Profitable

You have a clock on your computer, by your bedside, and even in your car, but the one on your wrist is the one that can bring a smile to your face. Wrist watches as time pieces have kept us on time for many decades and lately, their value has gone through the roof. And while you might be familiar with names like Rolex and Cartier, have you heard of Patek Phillipe?

  • Jun 5 2008
  • 5 Jun 2008

Antique/Vintage Watches and Time Pieces

We can tell when shadows on the ground grow longer that time changes, but the easiest way is to look at our watches. And if you’ve got a watch or time piece passed down in your family, you might even discover you’ve got a valuable piece a collector might have interest in.

  • May 13 2008
  • 13 May 2008

U2 Guitar and Sam Snead Golf Clubs to Auction

Spring echos with the sharp crack of the auction gavel. Whether you collect vintage glass, railroadiana or sports collectibles, several upcoming sales by WorthPoint-member auction houses feature authenticated items that should attract wide interest , whether your budget is $100 or $1,000,000.

  • May 12 2008
  • 12 May 2008

Onassis Diamond is Huge and Flawless

LONDON – Another huge diamond is hitting the market – this time it’s a pear-shaped gem that belonged to heiress Christina Onassis. It will be auctioned June 11 at Christie’s with an estimated value as high as $4.3 million.

  • Apr 24 2008
  • 24 Apr 2008

Pussam Antiguedades

As San Telmo’s go-to shop for antique cameras and timepieces, Pussam Antiguedades contains the collection of Samuel Pustelnik, who has also assembled an interesting variety of scientific apparatuses and bronze objects, and a nice collection of hanging, table, and floor lamps.