Tag: Antique/Vintage Watches

How to find the correct crystal for your vintage wristwatch

As a seller of vintage watch crystals, the most asked question I get is "what is the correct crystal for my wristwatch?" Sometimes the case manufacture used a 3-6 digit code stamped or printed on the inside of the case back to identify the correct replacement, Sometimes a clear close-up photo of the bezel of the watch is … Continue reading How to find the correct crystal for your vintage wristwatch

Daily Care and Usage of your Antique / Vintage Watch

Antique / Vintage watches differ from modern quartz watches and need to be taken care of. Daily Care and Usage Dropping a mechanical watch isn't a good idea. Most drops occur when either putting the watch on or taking the watch off. Getting a mechanical watch wet is another no-no. Avoid both and your watch … Continue reading Daily Care and Usage of your Antique / Vintage Watch