NEW! Schiffer Kids Resource Hub

Wristwatches: History of a Century's Development

Wristwatches: History of a Century’s Development

Helmut Kahlert , Richard Muhe, and Gisbert L. Brunner

Available Now


Add to Cart

The mechanical wristwatch is a cherished treasure. This newly revised book is designed for the collector, with a historical survey, a description of how mechanical wristwatches work, and a glossary. Updated prices for various watches are included, along with a chapter on fakes, knock-offs, and hybrids. Information on the preservation, care, and repair of the watch rounds out the volume, making it an excellent reference for novice and experienced collectors alike.

Size: 9″ x 12″ | 1994 | 400 pp
ISBN13: 9780764321375 | Binding: hard cover