Harry Winston’s expertise in diamonds enabled him to create stunning timepieces that were as equally decadent as they were functional. This elegant use of decoration is still evident in the watches produced by the Harry Winston brand today, evident in their range of high jewelry timepieces.
Iconic Harry Winston watches
The name Harry Winston is so iconic that it is forever immortalized in the Marilyn Monroe song, ‘Diamond’s are a girl’s best friend’ as his name features in the famous lyric ‘Talk to me, Harry Winston, tell me all about it’.
Aside from their iconic name, some Harry Winston watches have become more iconic than others due to their rarity and specialist design. For example, the Harry Winston Opus 12 is one of Harry Winston’s most sought-after watches due to its advanced technical engineering and 18-karat gold construction. With only 120 watches released worldwide, an Opus 12 watch has the value of around $258,700.
The Harry Winston Opus 6, another watch in the Opus range which sees the Harry Winston brand partner with an independent designer, sold for $375,313 at an auction in 2012. The Opus range is in such high demand due to the highly conceptual design and rarity of the watches.
How do I pawn or sell my Harry Winston watch?
If you own a Harry Winston watch, there may come a time in your life when it makes financial sense to pawn or sell your timepiece. With such a valuable item, that may also have great sentimental value, it is important to trust your watch with a reputable pawnbroker to ensure you are receiving the best service. Pawnbrokers of Rodeo Drive are a luxury, sophisticated pawnbrokers with the relevant knowledge and expertise to ensure you are getting the right price for your timepiece, our specialist fine watch department can even offer a complimentary appraisal service for your watch.