Driven by a passion for horology and the pursuit of beautiful things, A Collected Man is a platform for those who appreciate and seek out rare mechanical watches. From handmade perfection, to pieces of vintage racing glory; rare watches unite lovers of design, history and detail.
We decided to celebrate this relationship by creating 'Between the Hours Of'; an ongoing video series which highlights a particular time of day in a collector's routine. Episode one features the 'Design Guru' Stephen Bayley, an acclaimed broadcaster, critic, curator and author in which we get an insight into his morning routine.
As the Spring auction season edges closer, catalogues are being reviewed and scrutinised by collectors around the world. Phillips’ offering this May includes Elvis Presley’s personal watch, which he received from his record label to celebrate having sold a staggering...
Advertisements from the period describe the world-time complication as indispensable for the man with international interests - remaining entirely relevant to this day. There are special watches and then there are extra-special watches, this being firmly of the extra-special category....
If there is one watch that has been firmly at the centre of attention these past few years or so, it’s the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona. While the Daytona began its life as a bit of a sleeper, gaining traction only...