Four of 007’s Rolex Submariners

“Rolex at the Movies.” Collecting 007’s Sexy Rolex Watches” Prop watches in movies have always fascinated me. These common, utilitarian devices were usually enhanced with superpowers to help the hero to foil the megalomaniac villain.  But the watches were also a part of the hero’s character development between the punches, kisses, and explosions. These modified […]

Collecting Trends: Watches Made Famous at the Movies

As a gemmologist appraiser, I have been in the unique position to examine and appraise various luxury brand watches for my clients. Watches have traditionally been classed within the category of gems and jewellery because brand new they are traditionally sold in the retail jewellery industry from authorized dealers. If the watches are important vintage […]