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About Paul Altieri

Paul is the company's Founder and CEO. He is responsible for all the day to day activities from purchasing, receiving, marketing and sales. Paul is a graduate of Boston College 1979 and resides in California with his family.

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Vintage of the Week: Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date Ref 1501

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
Rolex 1501 Date

The vintage Rolex Oyster Date ref 1501 is a is a fine choice for any collector. Designed to be worn daily, this model offers quality craftsmanship and stylish look.

Rolex Reveals the Yacht-Master 116655 Watch In Everose Gold

Thursday, March 19th, 2015
Rolex Yacht-Master 11665

Although Baselworld just opened their doors this morning, journalists, bloggers and attendees are already buzzing over a new reveal by Rolex: The Yacht-Master, done in 18k Everose gold with a black Cerachrom bezel insert and featuring the brand’s new “Oysterflex” bracelet.

Vintage of The Week: Rolex Paul Newman Daytona

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
Vintage Rolex Daytona 6265

The Daytona watch was named after the legendary Florida raceway and Rolex’s sponsorship of the “Rolex 24 at Daytona.” One of the most notable Rolex Daytona wearers is the iconic actor Paul Newman.

Over 66% of Our Customers Won’t Buy the Apple Watch

Thursday, March 12th, 2015
bobswatches apple survey result

Is the Apple Watch just a niche toy for Apple cultists? We polled 818 Bob’s Watches customers and 66% said they would not purchase an Apple Watch. The number says a lot about how far the Apple Watch needs to go to win fans, considering 85% of Bob’s Watches customers are regular Apple users and 84% wear a watch daily.

Vintage of the Week: Rolex GMT Master 16753

Thursday, March 12th, 2015
rolex gmt master vintage watch

A unique find for all the Rolex GMT collectors. The reference 16753 has a dark brown dial, which is even more valuable if it is faded, and is topped with gold nipple hour markers. Like other GMT Master models, ref 16753 features a date window at the 3 o’clock mark.

Vintage of the Week: Rolex Date 15037

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015
vintage gold rolex watch

Offering a beautiful and rich design, excellent presence on the wrist, precision, versatility and durability, ref 15037 is the perfect addition to any Rolex collection.

Finding a Vintage Daytona Through Mid America Raceway Veteran

Thursday, March 5th, 2015
jeff father race car

It was a pleasure speaking with Jeff and learning about the history behind his father’s timepiece. We spent a good deal of time going over all the fond memories that surrounded his father’s Daytona.

Vintage of the Week: Rolex Date Reference 1503

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
Rolex Date 1503

The Rolex Date 1503 is a vintage watch that is sure to catch the eye. The use of quality and luxurious metals is not only aesthetically pleasing, but ensures that the watch will continue to hold its value over time.

Vintage of the Week: Rolex Submariner Reference 6538

Thursday, February 26th, 2015
Rolex Submariner 6538

James Bond has always been an iconic name. When referencing the “Bond Submariner” there are a few references that might come to mind. The 5508 or maybe the 6205 have both been referred to as a James Bond Submariner watches. The 6538, however, is the original “Bond Submariner” wristwatch.

Vintage of the Week: Rolex Explorer Reference 5500

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015
Explorer Wristwatch

Initially, the Rolex Explorer 5500 were sold through the NAAF to serving British officers. Eventually, the watch was marketed to the public. Produced from about 1958 to 1967, the Rolex Air-King was fitted with a classic Explorer 3, 6, 9 gilt black dial.

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