I sell and buy luxury and vintage watches

Since 2005 I have been collecting exclusive luxury and vintage watches by renowned manufacturers as Rolex, Patek Philippe, Omega as well as Panerai and more manufacturers as a private collector.
I’ve established NIC Watches e.K. in 2018 to professionally continue searching and finding exclusive pieces all around the world, plus offering my customers a trustworthy guidance and service. If your desired watch is not not available in my actual portfolio, please don’t hesitate to contact me and profit from my network of collectors and dealers worldwide.
I also buy your luxury watches and accept trade-in‘s, exchange or part exchange of your watch. I am are also happy to sell your pre-owned watch on commission basis. Please use the acquisition form to offer me your watch.


NIC Watches portfolio of vintage and collectible watches

Please filter your choice of preferred brand below or browse our whole portfolio. You’ll find Vintage watches, but also the latest references.

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Favorite luxury watch brands

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Patek Philippe

The foundation of the watch manufactory which is based in Geneve today took place in 1839. The Polish nobleman Antoine Graf de Patek and his partner Jean-Adrien Philippe developed a novelty in the world of watches: The winding crown made it easier to wind up a watch or set its time. Watches by Patek Philippe are still eye-catchers nowadays, optically as well as technically.
You can find detailed information about Patek Philippe at Wikipedia.
Do you want to sell a Patek Philippe watch? – Please get in touch with me using the watch purchase form.


Originally founded as Wilsdorf and Davis by Hans Wilsdorf and Alfred Davis in London, England in 1905, the company registered Rolex as the brand name of its watches in 1908 and became Rolex Watch Co. Ltd. in 1915.
The brand Rolex got registered in 1908 and received its first award only five years later. The special thing at that time was that Rolex had succeeded in bringing the high precision watch movements (which were usually only used in pocket watches) to a smaller size so they could be worn on the wrist.
To find more information on Rolex you can visit the Rolex Wikipedia page.
In case you want to sell a Rolex watch please contact me by using the watch purchase form


Giovanni Panerai (1825–1897) founded Officine Panerai in Florence, Italy in 1860. Panerai watches, designed and manufactured by Rolex SA, played a role in assisting the frogmen of the Decima Flottiglia MAS in their operations during World War II. Notable products include the Luminor and Radiomir wristwatches. Radiomir, the name for the radium-based luminous mixture is derived from “radio mire”, which is Italian for “radium sights”. Panerai dials were rendered luminous with Radiomir, a highly radioactive radium-based self-luminous compound, and later in around 1965, with Luminor, a harmless compound activated by tritium.
To find more information on Panerai you can visit the Panerai Wikipedia page.
In case you want to sell a Panerai watch please contact me by using the watch purchase form


Founded by Louis Brandt in La Chaux-de-Fonds in 1848, the company formally operated as La Generale Watch Co. until incorporating the name Omega in 1903, becoming Louis Brandt et Frère – Omega Watch & Co. In 1982, the company officially changed its name to Omega SA. Britain’s Royal Flying Corps chose Omega watches in 1917 as its official timekeepers for its combat units, as did the U.S. Army in 1918. Omega watches were the choice of NASA and the first watch on the Moon in 1969. In addition James Bond has worn it in films since 1995.

To find more information on Omega you can visit the Omega Wikipedia page.
In case you want to sell a Omega watch please contact me by using the watch purchase form

From our current watch stock:

Patek 3700 Type 7 dial

Patek Philippe 3700 I Type 7 green dial

Extremely rare PATEK PHILIPPE Vintage NAUTILUS Jumbo Reference 3700/1 in steel with Type 7 Dial with serif writing, with a dot to the left and right of the Sigma sign. The dial has aged to a green hue, effect is best visible in daylight and sun. The original steel bracelet with folding clasp has a perfect Calatrava Cross on the cover. Very good and unpolished watch and bracelet condition with sharp edges all around – directly from the first owner. Movement 1’309’xxx – Case 538’xxx – manufactured in 1980 – sold on March 22, 1982. In June 2021, watch has been serviced at PP without any polishing or refreshing the case and bracelet. Enclosed: original Patek cork box, current Extract from the Archives, service documents, Patek servicetag.


Buying pre-owned watches online – at matter of trust

In contrast to other online stores, you will not find a shopping cart in the classic sense on my site, instead I prefer to have a personal relationship with my customers. You may use the contact form on each article page to get in touch with me. The watch details are automatically added to the form but you can always add your own text. Also add questions you might have – we’ll be happy to answer them.
So don’t wonder why there is no “Add to cart” button. I don’t sell mass products but collector’s items and luxury watches.

Watch purchase in Stuttgart and worldwide
You may always use the purchase form („BUY”) to offer me your luxury wrist watch. I buy Rolex, Patek Philippe, Audemars Piguet, A. Lange & Söhne and many other brands.

Luxurious mechanical watch masterpieces

Pre-owned vintage and collector’s watches by well-known manufacturers: Audemars Piguet, Heuer, Breguet, Breitling, IWC, Omega, Panerai, Patek Philippe, Rolex and many more, from 1960 till today.
I will provide you with expert, fair and reliable advice and service to help you find and choose the right piece for you. If you cannot find the model you are looking for in my portfolio, I will gladly help you locate it by making use of our international contacts of collectors and dealers.
Purchase, sale, exchange, part-exchange and sale on commission of all luxury and collector’s watches.
Buying used luxury watches is always a matter of trust. Be sure that our highest ambition is customers satisfaction. I’ll gladly answer all your questions regarding my stock – simply use the contact form or click on the price tag of any watch in my portfolio.

What my customers say:

I do guarantee that all watches shown here are 100% original and approved.
All watches are described in detail and have been professionally photographed in different lighting conditions.

All watches that on offer have been carefully checked before they were published. In addition to the test for originality, a mechanical check of the movement is carried out by my respective brand’s approved watchmakers. If necessary, repairs and/or an overhaul will be carried out to ensure perfect long lasting wearing comfort.