The collection is constantly changing as pieces come and go, but we have become renowned for the breadth and calibre of the watches available, from brands like Patek Philippe, Rolex, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Cartier, Breitling, Omega and TAG Heuer. Here at Stanley James we pride ourselves in our dedication, time and commitment in finding the finest, rare and most original vintage timepieces from around the globe. Starting as collectors of hand wound mechanical watches, we share our passion and collect many fine pieces.
Vintage 1938 Art Deco wristwatch set with a 9ct yellow Gold case. The 27 mm case back is plain and hallmarked 375 next to the crown, indicating it to be 9ct Gold.
It is powered by a mechanical (hand winding) movement and comes supplied with a new black 16 mm genuine leather strap. The buckle is gold plated. The Art Deco style dial is black coloured and cream with a subsidiary dial on the 6 position that operates the seconds. It is subject to wear and tare throughout as expected..
Ladies Must de Cartier 21 '1340' watch. Stainless Steel 28mm case and bracelet with 18ct Gold part links . Silver dial with blue hour and minute hands, black Roman numerals blue Sapphire cabochon crown with a Stainless Steel hidden double folding clasp, The rear case is signed 'Must de Cartier 21, SWISS MADE, WATER RESISTANT, 1340'. 6 screws connect the casing together. It is powered by a Quartz 7 jewel movement 90.60.
Recently serviced with new battery installed.
Maintains accurate ..
Mid size Cartier Santos Galbee Stainless Steel watch. REF 987901, Square Silver dial with blued sword hands, blued central second hand. Cartier stated at 12o'clock with inner minute track, blue tone Roman numerals on outer edge of the dial and date at 6o'clock. 29mm x 41mm case with screw bezel. Cartier crown with blue gem, screwdown caseback stating Santos de Cartier, reference 987901. Powered by a Quartz movement inside, the watch is paired on it's original Santos Stainless Steel bracelet with..
The Octagon is a seldom seen watch in the Santos line and is one of the affordable distinctive luxury watches. It is beautifully styled and its eight-sided bezel is suggestive of the iconic Audemars Piguet Royal Oak. Not a large watch, this gents Octagon measures 31mm wide and the crown and guards add a couple more millimetres. It features a Stainless Steel and 18ct Gold case with octagonal bezel, classic white Roman dial with blue steel "epee" hands, Sapphire topped crown, and mechanical moveme..
The Cartier Tank Francaise Chronoflex is a chronograph version of the iconic Tank Francaise line. The casing on this model is made from Stainless-Steel and features the signature synthetic Sapphire cabochon set crown. The dial is characterised by its outer minute markers, black roman numeral hour markers and blued steel, sword shaped hands., with the edition of a rolling date display at 12 o'clock and two chronograph sub dials. Presented on the Tank Francaise’s distinguishing chain-link Stainles..
Christian Dior ladies watch. Polished Stainless Steel with a white unidirectional bezel. The dial is white with Diamond hour markers. It has a date aperture between the 4 and 5 o'clock positions. The bracelet is polished Steel embedded with white square stones, with a double folding clasp. Powered by a quartz movement, this watch maintains accurate timing.
Functions: Hours, minutes, seconds, date of month, CCW rotating bezel
Materials: Stainless Steel
Introducing this elegant and sophisticated Corum watch made out of 18ct yellow Gold. This vintage collectors item is Swiss made, powered by a 21 jewel automatic movement (cal.2734) with the case and case back both made out of '750' 18ct solid Gold. The fancy Gold coloured dial compromises of black Roman numerals and hands, a date indicator at the 6 position and a Sapphire crown. The movement is signed '94863' with the calibre number. The solid Gold back is hallmarked and signed with the case num..
Mid size 18ct yellow Gold 25mm Gucci 715M Wuartz watch with smooth bezel, Gold dial, Gold index hour markers and original Gucci brown embossed 19mm leather strap with tang buckle closure. The case is European hallmarked indicating it to be 18ct Gold.The Gucci logo and model number '715M' & '0000243' are signed on the inner and outer case back. It is powered by a 6 jewel cal 978.002 Quartz movement.
Currently maintains accurate timing and will be supplied in a generic watch box
This beautiful elegant ladies watch was hallmarked in London in 1919.The bezel is set with genuine diamonds. There is some slight discolouration at the bottom of the dial as would be expected from a watch that is almost 100 years old. The watch keeps reasonably good time to within a couple of minutes per day. The watch comes without a strap, but we can supply an open-ended generic leather strap at a small extra cost if required. Case size 24mm. 15 Jewels mechanical movement. Will arrive in the b..
The Driver round tan watch in rose Gold plating is a reinterpretation of one of Links of London's most popular timepieces. The rose Gold & Stainless Steel case holds a clear white dial set with black Roman numeral indices for a typically striking design. Water resistant to 3ATM. Combined with the soft crocodile effect tan 16 mm leather strap, these features offer a completely new look that is perfect for everyday or evening wear. Powered by a quartz movement with a date indicator at the 3 po..
The iconic La Grande Classique de Longines watch collection retains all the elegant characteristic of the brand's earliest creations. An automatic model, this men's La Grande Classique watch has the collection's signature ultra-slim case and T-bar detailing. The white dial features the famous Longines winged hourglass logo, date indicator at the 3 position and textured finished dial. Classic Stainless Steel bracelet, the watch is protected by a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal. Water resistant..
Up for auction is a 1940's rare Omega ultra-flat automatic bumper watch, ref. 2374-2, the flattest automatic model ever produced in series during the 40’s. The glossy Silver dial has patinaed to a beautiful Ivory colour and simply pops against the chrome Arabic hour markers. The printed inner register and Omega logo remains strong and protected over the years by the lacquer. The Stainless Steel case with a chased case-back is held in by a notched looking ring (a Favre-Parret patent) and was wate..
Omega Constellation day date bicolour gentleman’s bracelet watch, ref. 3961069. Circular white dial with dot hour markers, outer minute track, subsidiary day/date apertures and centre seconds. 18ct Gold bezel with Roman numerals (will need to be repainted as some have worn off as shown in pics). It is powered by a 6 jewel Quartz cal 1438 movement. The 18ct Gold and Stainless Steel link bracelet (1448/431) compromises of a hidden fold over clasp. 35mm case size.
Currently maintains accur..
Omega Constellation case ref. 168.019. Stainless Steel 'C' case. Original Silver dial with linen Silver weave finish. Original Omega crown and signed Omega crystal. The movement is calibre 751 auto adjusted for 5 positions + temp, 24 jewels. This watch comes with a genuine Omega strap and signed buckle with wear as expected of a watch this age. Serial number dates this to 1968. Day/date indicator at the 3 position. 34mm case size. Maintains accurate timekeeping.
Supplied without box or papers..
This is a stainless steel Omega DeVille Co-Axial Power Reserve, reference 4832.50.31. It has an alligator leather strap with a stainless steel Omega double deploymant clasp, and a scratch resistant sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coatings. There is a screw-down case back engraved with "Co-Axial Escapement – Power Reserve," and with the Omega World logo in high relief. It has a screw-down winding crown with a crown guard. The 38.7mm diameter solid three-body case, fluted downturned lugs, an..
A gentleman's Omega De Ville wrist watch. Gold plated case. Numbered 5110404. Signed manual wind calibre 625. Gold coloured dial with black hour markers. Fitted to an unsigned brown leather strap with Stainless Steel pin buckle. 19mm. Movement is currently functioning. Dial appears to be in a fair condition. 24.5mm rectangular case size. Circa 1970's.
Will be supplied without box or papers
This classic yet robust timepiece represents a tribute to OMEGA’s rich maritime heritage. The dramatic and easily-recognisable dial design of the OMEGA Seamaster Aqua Terra 150M collection recalls the wooden decks of luxury sailboats. This model features a grey dial marked with Diamond-set indexes and a date window at the 3 o’clock position. The Teak Concept dial is visible through the scratch-resistant Sapphire crystal. The bezel is mounted on a 30 mm Stainless Steel case on a Stainless Steel b..
A Stainless Steel automatic centre seconds wristwatch with date by Omega. This Seamaster De Ville model has a great looking ‘linen’ textured dial with applied baton indexes and a date aperture at 3 o’clock. The watch has its original Omega crystal and crown, both signed. Powered by the excellent Omega calibre 562 movement, with 24 jewels and precision regulation, this watch also has provision for semi-quick date adjustment. When necessary, the date can be manually advanced by moving the hands be..
Oris 7541 divers gents rare automatic watch. It is the professional 1000 meters water resistant model. Case and strap both made of Titanium and are in good condition with only very minor signs of wear. The bezel rotates anti-clockwise and has a few marks as expected from a watch of a few years but remains in excellent working order. Original crowns (helium escape valve and winder) Un scratched Sapphire crystal and an amazing looking black dial that has date window and all the markers intact. It ..
Rare Rado President Swiss made gent's dress watch. The watch dates circa 1970's and compromises of a striking blue dial with a day/date function on the 3 position. Dial signed 'Rado', 'President' and the emblem. The 35mm case is made from Stainless Steel and is engraved on the rear with the logo and ref/model numbers. It is powered by an automatic 25 jewel movement that maintains accurate timing. Crown is original. 20mm blue Atelier leather strap and buckle have been attached to this timepiece.&..