6 05, 2021

Focus on Antiquorum “IMPORTANT MODERN & VINTAGE TIMEPIECES” del 9 Maggio 2021

By |2021-05-07T14:47:47+00:00May 6th, 2021|

Si terrà il 9 Maggio a Ginevra presso l’Hotel Beau-Rivage, l’asta “IMPORTANT MODERN & VINTAGE TIMEPIECES”, a cura di Antiquorum Auctioneer. Con un totale di ben 535 lotti e un catalogo ricco di una grande varietà di orologi da polso e da tasca, in grado di soddisfare ogni tipologia di collezionista. Parlando con Julien Schaerer (Managing Director di Antiquorum) e Giovanni Varesi (Head of Italy [...]

12 04, 2021

W & W 2021 | Rolex introduce due nuovi quadranti sui Datejust 36: ‘foglie di palma’ e ‘scanalato’

By |2021-04-13T13:05:18+00:00April 12th, 2021|

In occasione di Watches & Wonder Rolex ha presentato la nuova generazione di Rolex Datejust 36 con una serie di nuovi quadranti testurizzati, che introduce un motivo a 'foglie di palma' e un motivo scanalato che riprende la zigrinatura delle iconiche lunette. I nuovi quadranti sono disponibili in tre colori - verde oliva, oro e argento scuro - ma il motivo scanalato è disponibile anche in blu. [...]

11 04, 2021

W&W 2021 | I nuovi Rolex Explorer da 36mm, ref. 124270 e ref. 124273

By |2021-04-13T13:01:23+00:00April 11th, 2021|

Tra le novità più attese di Watches & Wonders troviamo le release di Rolex che ha confermato quanto si chiacchierava da mesi, ovvero l'introduzione del nuovo Rolex Explorer in acciaio e un'inedita oltre che inaspettata versione in Rolesor giallo, combinazione tra acciaio Oystersteel e oro 18ct. Il Rolex Explorer è stato presentato nel 1953 dopo la prima storica e vittoriosa ascesa dell’Ev [...]

8 04, 2021

News Rolex reintroduces the Oyster bracelet on the GMT-Master II 126710

By |2021-04-13T13:31:11+00:00April 8th, 2021|

In addition to the Rolex Explorer II just unveiled in an updated version and, in addition to the 36 mm return to diameter for the Explorer 1, Rolex has reinserted the Oyster bracelet option, in addition to the Jubilee bracelet, on the GMT-Master II Batman reference 126710BLNR and Pepsi, reference 126710BLRO. The new generation of GMT-Master II, introduced in 2018 with the reference 126710BLRO, p [...]

7 04, 2021

Introducing The new Rolex Explorer II reference 226570

By |2021-05-06T05:55:05+00:00April 7th, 2021|

Cosa c'è di nuovo nel Rolex Explorer II 226570? Soprattutto, c'è un nuovo movimento e ci sono alcuni aggiornamenti, ma solo piccoli dettagli, sul quadrante e sulle lancette. Il vetro è diverso e diversa è anche la cassa che è stata rielaborata, con anse leggermente più sottili, ma il diametro rimane resta di 42mm. A partire dalla cassa, il nuovo Rolex Explorer II 226570 mantiene il diametro di 42 [...]

7 04, 2021

"The Explorer saga" | The full story of Rolex Explorer II

By |2021-04-11T08:29:00+00:00April 7th, 2021|

Here we are in the second part of our in-depth analysis related to the Rolex Explorer, one of the best tool watches ever produced. After taking you to discover the references and history of the first born of the Explorer family, today we tell you about the Explorer II and its evolution about 50 years after its introduction. EXPLORER II ref. 1655 (1971-1985) The first Explorer II was presented in [...]

23 03, 2021

"The Explorer saga" | The history of rolex explorer, the 'tool watch' par excellence

By |2021-04-07T12: 48: 28 + 00: 00March 23rd, 2021|

A few weeks after the probable release of the new Rolex Explorer, we retrace the history of this legendary watch-instrument so loved by explorers, cavers and many people who prefer to wear it even in decidedly less demanding situations. In this article we will focus on the first born of the Rolex house, and then focus on the next episode on the Explorer [...]

7 03, 2021

Spotted | The watches of Lord Mountbatten, the last Viceroy of India

By |2021-03-07T13: 42: 26 + 00: 00March 7th, 2021|

Today's Spotted is dedicated to an important historical figure of the 20th century, Louis Mountbatten, British statesman, admiral and last Viceroy of India. Some of you, especially the younger ones, will probably have known him thanks to the Netflix series "The Crown", which has turned the spotlight more on a figure of considerable historical importance. However, his naval career and graduates [...]

22 01, 2021

Sotheby's to auction off new Rolex Daytona "Tiffany" Platinum Dial Star

By |2021-01-22T13: 08: 15 + 00: 00January 22nd, 2021|

A few months after the record reached last July with the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona ref. 16516 platinum with lapis lazuli dial sold for $3.27 Million (USD), Sotheby's opens the new auction season of 2021 by unveiling another unicorn, another record-breaking Rolex Daytona. On the occasion of the auction that will take place in April in Hong Kong, a very rare example will be beaten [...]