Thursday, October 2, 2014


Time On The Cuff

Open gold cuffs studded with turquoise and set with an unnumbered squared coral watch by Piaget.

Strapped For Time

Top left - dark blue dial by Tissot. Top right - Big and Bright orange faced watch by Gruen. Below left - Rolex classic. Below right - octagonal patterned gold face and case set on a wide black alligator strap from Lucien Picard.

Big Time Shine

Left - a big electric Timex with black Roman numerals. Top right - Sheffield's no-number brushed gilt dial on a shiny red band. Middle right - Dynasty watch deep-set in a golden doughnut. Bottom right - Old England's beach watch, black in a red detachable case.

Big Time Silver

Schiaparelli's silvery watch held like Saturn in a silvery ring, laced to the leg on a silvery tape ... a stand-up hunk of silver ring by Manette.

Big-Time Ornamentation
Jewelled Cuffs and Strapping Watches
Vogue November 1969
Photography: Richard Avedon

... eyes on the sixties at devodotcom

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