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Breitling AVI Ref. 765 1953 Re-Edition

Introducing the Breitling AVI Ref. 765 1953 Re-Edition

Ever since Georges Kern took over the reins of Breitling in 2017, the aviation brand has been moving with seemingly impossible speed and near...
Collector's Choice — Lester Ng of Noble & Graff

Collector’s Choice — Lester Ng of Noble & Graff

Revolution speaks to Lester Ng, Creative Director of Noble & Graff, a luxury leather trunk maker, about watch collecting and the accessories around it. Tell...
Longines Heritage Classic (Image © Revolution)

Longines Heritage Classic: A Sector Dial for the Everyman

Joining the ranks of Longines’ Heritage collection is its most attractive re-issue yet, a sector dial wristwatch perfect for everyday wear.
Two-tone Datejust with applied diamond hour markers

Rolex Two-Tone Watches Hit the High Notes

Sometimes you could be forgiven for thinking that the only Rolexes people care about are steel sports watches: the ceramic Daytona, BLNR “Batman” or...
Omega introduces Certificate of Authenticity

Is Your Omega Authentic?

Well, now you can find out for sure because Omega taking a step towards better transparency in the vintage market by providing authentication and...
Vacheron Constantin Curved Tonneau

The Tonneau: 10 Barrel-shaped Watches

Watch cases, though fundamentally adhering to the form-follows-function recipe, are as expressive of a timepiece’s identity as is the dial. Think of the bulge...
Very Briefly: Patek Philippe Perpetual Calendars (Pre-2000, Prices)

Very Briefly: The Patek Philippe Perpetual Calendar (Pre-2000, Prices)

This is an essentials-only guide to Patek Philippe perpetual calendar wristwatches made till the end of the 1990s. This does not include Patek Philippe’s...
Rolex gilt dials

The Watch Face: Gilt Dials

“When I use a word… it means just what I choose it to mean — neither more nor less.” (Lewis Carroll, Alice Through the...
Christian Selmoni on the Revolution Watch Podcast

Revolution Watch Podcast Ep. 11: Christian Selmoni

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The Rarest Patek Perpetual Calendar — the 3449

The rarest Patek Philippe perpetual calendar ever?John Goldberger schools REVOLUTION on Patek Philippe's rarest perpetual calendar ever made: the ref. 3449 (of which only...
The entire history of the Patek Philippe Perpetual Calendar

The Entire History of the Patek Philippe Perpetual Calendar

While my penchant for mid-’90s New York grime-style rap, which reached its apogee in 1994 with the release of the Notorious B.I.G.’s transcendent Ready...
Beta 21 Quartz

Absolute Seventies: Beta 21 Quartz Funk

In the late-1960s, a consortium of 20 Swiss watch brands came together to develop quartz technology. The resulting Beta 21 encouraged a revolution in...
The Origin Story of the NATO Strap

The Origin Story of the NATO Strap

A late September evening at a dinner with watch brand Oris. Naturally, aviation themes predominate, as the event was celebrating the company’s clever new...
Wrist Spotting: Geneva Spring Watch Auction Weekend

Wrist Spotting: Geneva Spring Watch Auction Weekend

The Geneva Watch Weekend is ostensibly about the watches in the auctions; the previews, auctions and not forgetting the Friday evening cocktail parties. The...
The Breitling Navitimer Ref. 806 1959 Re-Edition

Breitling Introduces the Navitimer Ref. 806 1959 Re-Edition

First, a public service announcement for all fans of vintage Breitling, not only did the brand announce the Navitimer Ref. 806 1959 Re-Edition today,...
Patek Philippe Ref. 3970

History of the Patek Philippe Perpetual Calendar Chronograph, Part 2: 1985-2004,...

In 1986, a year before the release of the film Wall Street and the world is a amid a heady opiate period of affluence and wealth....

Piaget: Set in Stone

In his 1992 book Piaget, Watches and Wonders, industry stalwart and founder of the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie Franco Cologni described how, during...
Tudor on Expedition

Tudor on Expedition

Revolution goes in search of the Tudor Oysters that were tested to their limits during a perilous expedition to Greenland in the 1950s.We live...
Raining Vintage Rolex in Bali

Raining Vintage Rolex in Bali

The trials and tribulations of a Rolex enthusiast in Bali for the 2018 Vintage Rolex Asylum’s get-together.
Robert Redford and Scarlet Scarlett Johansson in The Horse Whisperer (1998)

Past Time: Robert Redford

With his latest film Our Souls at Night released last year, the original Sundance Kid proves that time and age are immaterial when it comes to showcasing talent.
Vacheron Constantin Offers Restored Vintage Timepieces in New Les Collectionneurs Collection (Image © Revolution)

Vacheron Constantin Restores Vintage Timepieces for Les Collectionneurs Collection

The Les Collectionneurs pieces will be available exclusively at Vacheron Constantin's Landmark Prince's Boutique in Hong Kong from now until November 29, 2018.

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