Watches and Jewellery of Bond Street Ltd

Founder Raj Jain opened his shop in Mayfair in 1990 after establishing a reputation for himself as the trusted buyer for Asian royalty, thereafter becoming one of the best known vintage and rare watch dealers in Bombay and London. Today… Read More

Watch Guru

Watch Guru Tom Bolt’s company is split up into three different sections. First, there’s the Bargain Basement where ‘tight arses’ will find watches with 75 per cent or more off their retail price.The second section is the Watch Fiend, where… Read More

The Vintage Watch Company

Father-son duo John and David Silverman established the Vintage Watch Company in 1995 to showcase Vintage Rolex wristwatches from 1910 to 1970. ‘Rolex outsold everything else we had on offer, and I mean to a huge degree,’ says Silver, ‘so… Read More

Austin Kaye

Family jewellers Austin Kaye appreciate, like their customers, that watches are more than just timekeeping devices; they are a link to the past with a story of their own. The firm has been selling, repairing and valuing watches from its… Read More

David Duggan Watches

David Duggan developed his passion for wristwatches while working for his brother John dealing in rare coins and pocket watches. In 1983, he set up by himself and now leads a team of experts with more than 150 years’ combined… Read More

Antique Watch Co UK

From its distinctive bright red, two centuries old listed premises on the Clerkenwell Road, Antique Watch Co is a family-run business that has been going successfully for over 35 years, thanks to an enduring love of traditional horology and a… Read More

Vincent Zurzolo

Metropolis

‘It’s an amazing collectible on so many different levels,’ says Vincent Zurzolo, the CEO of Metropolis comics and ComicConnect.com. ‘It taps into escapism, entertainment, great storytelling, folklore — it’s an incredible artform.’ Zurzolo himself owns over 150,000 comic books, making… Read More

Chris Saunders

Sotheran’s

With a history stretching back to 1761, Sotheran’s is no stranger to market fluctuation. Chris Saunders, who manages the natural history and science departments, says Brexit has brought uncertainty to the market, but has also produced an influx of interest… Read More

Bernard Shapero

Shapero Books

Mayfair-based Shapero books has come a long way from the small market stall it began as in 1979, when a 16-year-old Shapero started selling books as a schoolboy hobby. These days the generalist rare book shop ‘can do almost anything… Read More

Ben Scott

B.B. Scott – Private Libraries & Fine Books

‘Building your own private library brings the most wonderful sense of reward,’ says Ben Scott, an experienced book dealer based in central London who worked at several established firms in Mayfair before starting his own business in 2016. Over the… Read More