Saturday, February 23, 2013

Watches collection

My vintage watches and pens collection started in 1988. After more then 20 years, my interest continues to be strong and thanks to my sifu Mr. TK Lee, I have managed to get a head start during the 1980s when the fever for such items were beginning and during the days without eBay and Internet, I was able to get nice items at super bargained prices. Really missed the good old days...

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Location:Metropolis Drive,,Hong Kong

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Rolex 6084 semi bubbleback

This is my first gold semi bubbleback 6084. The rolex bubbleback, semi bubbleback and the Prince series have always been my favourite. The hunt for these watches are getting tougher as many of these watches have reconditioned dials.
What makes this piece unique is that it comes with the diamonds markers, which is quite unusual for vintage watches of that era.

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Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Rolex 6542 GMT

My watch maker has recently did a complete service for my vintage 1950s GMT and I have been wearing this lovely babe for a while..

The interesting thing about the 6542 is that the dial for the 6542 gphas no feet and is what is known as pressured dial...

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Location:Heung Yip Road,Wong Chuk Hang,Hong Kong

Thursday, February 07, 2013

Early Rolex

I have just bought home the early Rolex octagonal oyster to unite with the early 30s doctors watches. I used to have an early Rolex cushion, and hopefully, I can find one soon since there are still spaces available in the box..

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Location:Gilstead Rd,,Singapore

Spy watch

Israel’s Secret Operation to Recover the Watch of a Legendary Spy Eli Cohen in Damascus, Syria, in the early 1960s, wearing the watch that ...