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Rolex and COVID-19

If there’s one thing that is absolutely certain about the pandemic currently sweeping across the globe, it is that it is indiscriminate. Literally anyone can be affected, up to and including Prime Ministers and future kings of England. In the world of horology, it doesn’t matter how big a brand you are, or how sacred […]

Review: The Rolex Date ref. 15010

The ref. 150XX series of the Rolex Date comes from around the same era as both the Datejust ref. 160XX and the Day-Date ref. 180XX ranges. All three are exemplified by the same things—they were the debut five-digit references of their particular collections, each containing the first high beat movement given to their respective models, […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Buying Pre-Owned Rolex Air-King Watches

Welcome to the next installment of our Beginner’s Guide to Buying Pre-Owned Rolex series, where each chapter focuses on a specific Rolex collection to help the novice buyer. Following our in-depth investigation on the Submariner, we are now taking a look at one of Rolex’s longest-running models, the Air-King. So if you’re in the market for a secondhand Rolex […]

Review: The Rolex Date ref. 15053

The 34mm version of the Rolex Datejust, forever known simply as the Date for some reason, has a history of production almost as long as its bigger brother. In fact, there were just five years between debuts; the 36mm Datejust starting life in 1945, the Date in 1950. Throughout the earlier parts of their respective […]