Classicwatch.com, LLC, pioneered the concept of buying and selling vintage watches on the Internet. Founded by Zaf Basha, a collector/dealer of vintage watches since 1989 and online since 1995, we have sold over 22,000 vintage timepieces to 8,500 different customers worldwide since. We pride ourselves on offering the very finest in pre-owned modern and vintage wristwatches with a focus on vintage military watches, chronometers, sports watches and military watches for men. Zaf is well known in the trade and in fact is a world authority on Jaeger-LeCoultre authoring the book "Jaeger-LeCoultre - a guide for the collector". Our online watch shop also provides expert restoration and repair of your antique watches, modern used watches and Rolex sports watches of any era.


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Stowa watches for sale

Stowa Beobachtungsuhr Vintage Watches: rx1479
Newly listed watchStowa Beobachtungsuhr -  excellent+ plated nickel alloy signed snap back case (54mm, with German Military markings) all movement and case numbers correct and match each other with original type strap over the jacket strap. excellent+ original black dial, with luminous numerals & hands, sweep seconds, onion crown. 20 jewel signed movement chronometer grade with swan's neck regulation, Genuinely rare Stowa WWII German Luftwaffe "Beobachtungsuhr" 1st pattern Observation Pilot's watch circa 1940. This is the rarest B-Uhr after the IWC with a total production of under 1,000 pieces; lovely patinated example. (Ref rx1479)
$5,150 Rarity/Collectibility Grade forrx1479
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Jaeger-LeCoultre Jaeger-LeCoultre book
Jaeger-LeCoultre - a guide for the collector. Revised first edition. This comprehensive guide is an invaluable resource for both watch collectors and dealers alike. Written by a long time Jaeger-LeCoultre enthusiast Zaf basha, the breadth of technical information in this authoritative volume is the only work of its kind. It covers over 140 vintage wristwatch models in exhaustive detail including their movement calibers, case references, production figures and repair notes, all with stunning color photographs. ISBN 978-0-615-22387-2. Click for [Sample pages 1],[Sample pages 2], [Sample pages 3], click for a [review of the book]. NOTE: shipping for up to 3 books is about the same, please inquire. The first Jaeger-LeCoultre book specifically written for collectors, hard cover, 204 pages! (Ref rxJLCBook)
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