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Wanna Buy a Watch? specializes in the finest vintage watches and contemporary used watches, antique platinum diamond engagement rings, antique and classic wedding bands for men and women. We are specialists in vintage and collectible Rolex watches.
Wanna Buy A Watch? offers a unique selection of Pre-Owned Rolex and Used Rolex, in Los Angeles
We are specialists in vintage watch repair and restoration. We buy, sell, trade, and repair used fine watches in our retail store on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles and on our website. We specialize in used Rolex and vintage Rolex watches and offer a wide selection of our own custom color dial Rolex watches.

We are conveniently located at 8465 Melrose Avenue just east of La Cienega, in the heart of West Hollywood in Los Angeles.

Our Trunk Show featuring renowned custom hand made strap designer Attila Aszodi was a huge success.
Based on the popularity of Attila's inspired work, a selection of his custom and exotic straps will now be on permanent display at WBAW? Exotic baby alligator and hand distressed shark Bunds, deer skin and cordovan Raptors and Tributes will now be available to see first hand and try on at WBAW?
Come by and check them out. for custom orders, we will refer you directly to Attila!

Omega Speedmaster Automatic Michael Schumacher circa 2005

Omega Speedmaster Automatic Michael Schumacher circa 2005. 42 X 47.5mm bombe lug case, steel tachometer bezel and great looking 3 color white dial with black registes and outer track and red overprint a la Paul Newman! Limited Edition of 6000 pieces. With Omega bracelet with push button deployment clasp. Great looking contemporary model. Stk #45084

Gruen 14K PG Pan American circa 1940's

Bulova SS Diver's ref 774 circa 1970
Hermes SS & Titanium Clipper Chronograph

Patek Philippe 18K PG ref 5055R Moonphase B & P

Breitling SS Navitmer
circa 1980's

Rolex SS Bubbleback
circa 1940's

Patek Philippe 18K WG ref 5022 circa 1990's

Rolex SS/18K YG Datejust circa 2005

Rolex SS Midsize Datejust circa 1997

Rolex SS Oyster Perpetual Date Buttered Popccorn circa 1970

Rolex SS Oyster Perpetual Airking circa 1987 Tomato Red

Rolex SS Oyster Perpetual Airking circa 1968 Kelly Green

Hermes SS "Cape Cod"
with Box

Longines Lady SS Dolce Vita Diamonds circa 1990's

Lady Rolex SS/18K YG Datejust circa 1996

Omega Speedmaster Automatic Michael Schumacher circa 2005

Man's Cartier Tank Louis Vermeil Quartz circa 2000

Lady Cartier Tank American 18K YG circa 1990's

Cartier Lady SS
Ballon Bleu

Rolex SS Submariner ref 5513 circa 1972

Rolex SS Explorer II
ref 1655

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Rolex SS Oyster Perpetual Date circa 1964

Rolex SS Oyster Perpetual Date ref 1501 serial #1.07 million circa 1964. 34mm diameter case with smooth bezel and non cyclops acrylic crystal. Matte silver dial with applied silver indexes and hands. Powered by self winding automatic movement with non quick set date. On Rolex SS riveted Oyster link bracelet with deployment clasp.Retail price $3,750.00 Stk #44910

Chronoswiss SS Lunar B & P

Chronoswiss SS Lunar ref #9323 circa 2005, 38mm diameter 11mm thick case with milled bezel, sapphire crystal and beautifully detailed original silvered guilloche dial with windows for day and month, phases of the #moon with surrounding date display. Powered by self winding movement with onion style crown and sapphire crystal display back. Mint condition example, worn very little by it's owner, and complete with inner and outer box and papers. Retail price $7850.00 Stk# 44111 $4,150.00

Tudor SS Monte Carlo 3 Registers Chrono Box & Tag

Tudor SS Monte Carlo ref # 9420/0 serial # 9.4 million circa 1980's. Scarce and exceptional condition example with blue fixed tachometer bezel original blue gray dial with blue registers and outer band with orange detail and orange sweep seconds, and luminous hands and indexes. Powered by calibre 7750 self winding movement with registers for minutes hours and constant seconds. With Rolex signed folded link bracelet with deployment clasp. From original owner with red Tudor inner and outer box, leather folio and unnumbered hang tag. Scarce and exceptional version Monte Carlo. Stk# 44833

Antique Silver Compass Necklace

Antique silver compass in a chunky, cool frame1 3/4" in diameter. Worn on a 30" sterling silver round link chain. A helpful device for staying on track! mint condtion. Stk# 44699

Rolex 18K YG Day Date Oyster President circa 2001

Rolex 18K YG Day Date Oyster President ref 118208 serial # K7 circa 2001. 36mm diameter case with smooth bezel and unique original textured wave pattern dial with gold applied arabic figures. Very unqiue and distinctive dial configuration. Powered by self winding double quick set movement with hidden clasp Oyster President braclet. A sopisticated and distinctive model in very mint condtion. Stk# 44777

Rare Bulova SS Diver's Snorkel circa 1969

Rare Bulova SS diver's snorkel model ref 774 circa 1970 in exceptional unpolished condition with original matte black dial with luminous indexes and red detail and oversized squared luminous hands. Rotating wide bezel with black enamel background. Calibre 11BLACD self winding movement with date and sweep seconds. Very unusual and cool looking vintage diver's model in probably unworn condition complete with original Bulova Accutron logo bracelet with deployment clasp. . Stk 44661.

Rolex SS Daytona ref #6265 serial # 3.3 million circa 1972
Very minty condition example with beefy lugs, mint original silver satin Sigma dial with contrasting black registers. Flawless dial with fully intact luminouus dots. With original screw down pushers and crown. With Rolex SS heavy Oyster bracelet with deployment clasp. Exceptional condition example Stk 43914.

Lecoultre Quarter Master
Lecoultre Quarter Master 24 hour military watch from the 1950s. An extremely rare production of 2500 pieces make this a serious collectors piece!



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Interior Designer, Jon Call, chose a Rolex Pink Gold Oyster Perpetual Date circa 1962 from WBAW? as a "must have" item for this week's 1stdibs "Shopping With" series.
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