95,163 listings including promoted listings
Sort by
Popular
Cartier Tank
2413
Php92,000
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Promoted
A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia
Box & Papers Unworn Complete Set 2023 | Reduced for Quick Sale Price Firm
Php1,426,151
+ Php10,585 for shipping
Popular
Omega Speedmaster Reduced
39mm Steel/Gold Automatic Calibre 1140
Php136,004
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Promoted
Rolex GMT-Master II
40mm 18k Rose Gold Rootbeer Oyster Bracelet (126715CHNR)
Php2,365,288
+ Php5,854 for shipping
Promoted
Cartier Tank Louis Cartier
18 Karat Lady Vintage Handaufzug aus den 70 er Jahren Rarität 19 x 25 mm
Php384,674
+ Php12,825 for shipping
Popular
Omega Seamaster
Php79,828
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Popular
Omega Seamaster
166.010
Php70,959
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Popular
Seiko Solar
Skyliner
Php14,943
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Promoted
Arnold & Son HM Perpetual Moon
Double Hemisphere Perpetual Moon
Php972,725
+ Php7,687 for shipping
Popular
Rolex Daytona
116519LN Daytona Ghost Slate Grey Racing Oysterflex 116519 Ceramic White Gold FULL SET
Php2,237,587
+ Php7,484 for shipping
Promoted
A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia
Box & Papers Unworn Complete Set 2023 Reduced for Quick Sale Price Firm
Php1,426,151
+ Php10,585 for shipping
Popular
Audemars Piguet Tradition
25589BA Day-Date Moonphase
Php368,194
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Promoted
Rolex Yacht-Master 42
White Gold Yacht-Master 42 Watch - Black Dial - Oysterflex Strap Reference 226659
Php1,833,098
+ Php5,854 for shipping
Promoted
Audemars Piguet Quantieme Perpetual Calendar
36 mm Quantieme Perpetual Calendar Herrenuhr im Top Zustand Kaliber 2120
Php1,115,676
+ Php12,825 for shipping
Promoted
Rolex Yacht-Master 42
226659
Php1,717,479
+ Php11,225 for shipping
Popular
Hublot Big Bang Ferrari
Unico Magic Gold 45mm
Php2,468,734
Free shipping
Rolex Datejust 36
piramid dial
Php756,651
+ Php11,542 for shipping
Popular
Universal Genève
Cal 330
Php24,244
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Popular
Girard Perregaux Vintage 1945
2595
Php187,014
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Omega De Ville
18k pocket watch
Php106,438
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Rolex
3612
Php2,110,977
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Popular
Patek Philippe
Syle Hunter Case bassine-style 18 k yellow gold
Php928,376
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Popular
Patek Philippe Calatrava
3520D
Php407,661
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Promoted
Rolex Daytona
40 White Gold Steel Grey Index Dial Black Sub-Dials Oysterflex (116519ln)
Php2,631,383
+ Php5,854 for shipping
Popular
A. Lange & Söhne Zeitwerk
140.029
Php3,975,624
+ Php16,031 for shipping
Promoted
Zenith Elite 6150
18k
Php564,282
Free shipping
Rolex Yacht-Master 42
Weißgold - 2022 - LC EU - Zustand Sehr Gut - Fullset
Php1,811,474
+ Php3,527 for shipping
Popular
Breguet Marine
Horloger de la Marine Royale 18k Gold Taschenuhr répétition à ponts 1829
Php3,129,201
Free shipping
Popular
Bulgari Diagono
Scuba Professional Flyback
Php313,401
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Popular
Rolex GMT-Master II
RootBeer NEW 2022 Full Rose Gold
Php2,366,138
+ Php25,649 for shipping

The Secure Path to Your Dream Watch

Chrono24 Buyer Protection Has Your Back

More information

Popular
Rolex Oyster Perpetual Lady Date
Tiffany
Php352,612
+ Php15,967 for shipping
Popular
Breitling Crosswind Chronograph
K13355 18K solid gold
Php479,319
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Popular
Omega Seamaster DeVille
165.020
Php59,132
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Promoted
Rolex Daytona
40mm White Gold Cosmograph Blue Index Dial (116509)
Php3,003,916
+ Php5,854 for shipping
Popular
Patek Philippe Perpetual Calendar
Grand Complications Salmon Dial Perpetual Calendar
Php4,488,608
+ Php16,031 for shipping
Popular
Rolex GMT-Master II
Root Beer
Php2,448,014
+ Php17,681 for shipping
Popular
Rolex Day-Date 36
18038 Champagne Dial 18K Yellow Gold - Circa 1987
Php783,797
+ Php11,767 for shipping
Promoted
IWC
1961 Vintage Mens Watch Cal. 853 Automatic - 18K Gold Plated
Php117,377
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Universal Genève
Golden Shadow
Php82,785
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Popular
Tudor Black Bay
Ungetragen / Lc:100
Php691,887
+ Php28,855 for shipping
Rolex GMT-Master II
Everose Rootbeer - LC100 04/2021 - Neu und ungetragen - Full Set
Php2,487,971
+ Php12,760 for shipping
Popular
Vacheron Constantin
Extra Plate
Php268,675
+ Php5,771 for shipping
Promoted
Rolex Sky-Dweller
Rose Gold 42mm Rhodium Dial Oysterflex 326235
Php2,660,949
+ Php5,854 for shipping
Popular
Hublot Classic Fusion
ORIGINAL YELLOW GOLD 38mm / Full Set / almost unworn / 2023
Php1,144,595
+ Php16,031 for shipping
Popular
Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Chronograph
Green dial 50th anniversary rose gold
Php7,495,976
+ Php25,649 for shipping
Rolex Yacht-Master 42
Gelbgold Schwarz - 12/2022 - LC100 - Zustand Gut - Fullset
Php1,859,566
+ Php3,527 for shipping
Popular
Rolex Daytona
116515ln
Php2,117,476
+ Php8,980 for shipping
Bulova
SELF WINDING 17 JEWELS Cal.11ALAC
Php19,455
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Franck Muller Cintrée Curvex
Skeleton 7 Days Factory Diamonds Full Set
Php2,363,109
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Popular
Cartier Santos Dumont
Extra Large Roségold - Neu 04/23 Full Set
Php865,660
+ Php12,760 for shipping
Rolex Datejust 36
16018 Datejust (perfect unpolished condition / caseback sticker / silver sunray dial)
Php714,971
+ Php6,348 for shipping
Promoted
Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Selfwinding
Date 41mm Rose Gold Black Dial Black Leather 15500OR
Php2,927,044
+ Php5,854 for shipping
Popular
Rolex Day-Date 40
40mm Rose Gold / Chocolate Diagonal Dial - With Box And Papers
Php2,725,226
+ Php5,066 for shipping
Promoted
Rolex Yacht-Master 40
116695 SATS
Php8,231,927
+ Php11,225 for shipping
Promoted
Patek Philippe Calatrava
3470
Php384,359
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Popular
Patek Philippe World Time
5130G-001
Php2,083,997
+ Php16,031 for shipping
Popular
Patek Philippe Calatrava
Lady 18k white gold with Certificate of Origin recently serviced
Php570,630
+ Php12,504 for shipping
Popular
Rolex Day-Date 36
TOP Day-Date 36 18K Gelb Gold Präsident Full Set Green Grün
Php1,920,483
+ Php19,173 for shipping
Popular
Omega De Ville
1450
Php40,506
Excl. shipping
Private Seller
Popular
A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia
Thin ref. 211.032 in 18k Rose Gold
Php818,981
+ Php8,870 for shipping

Gold Watches: Elegant and Valuable

A gold watch is the epitome of luxury. For thousands of years, this precious metal has been a symbol of permanence and wealth. Most gold watches are elegant dress watches, though some have a sportier design.


Features

  • 18-karat or 750 gold indicates it's 75% gold
  • 14-karat gold or 585 gold is less common
  • Many gold-electroplated vintage watches
  • Watches with modern PVD coating are in the lower price range
  • Some manufacturers offer their own alloys such as Everose or Sedna gold

Gold Cases: The Mixture Makes the Difference

When gold comes to mind, people most often think of yellow gold. However, many types of gold are used in the watch industry, such as white, pink, and red gold . There are also in-house alloys made by manufacturers like Omega's Sedna gold and Rolex's Everose, both red gold alloys. A unique alloy is Hublot's Magic Gold, which combines yellow gold and ceramic, making it extremely scratch resistant.

Technically, a timepiece can only be considered a gold watch if the case is made of solid gold . However, you can count watches in a lower price range as well, as their cases are made of stainless steel which is then coated in gold.

A gold watch is almost always produced from an metal alloy. Pure gold, which you find in the form of coins or bars available for purchase, is used to plate the surfaces of cases made of a different material. As it's relatively soft, some manufacturers mix it with other metals in-house in order to make it harder and more scratch resistant or to give it another hue.

A value of one karat means that the material is composed of 1/24th gold. Pure gold is thus 24 karat. Watch cases with the highest percentage of gold are 18-karat cases , a value equal to 750 gold. The 750 represents the percentage of pure gold out of 1,000. In a 750 alloy, 75% of the material is pure gold, while the rest consists of other metals. Silver and copper are mixed together with yellow gold. The amount varies, however, in order to slightly change the tone of the yellow gold.

Red and pink gold have a much larger percentage of copper than silver, which gives the gold its reddish-pinkish hue. White gold, on the other hand, has more silver than copper. Particularly valuable 18-karat white gold watches are made with an alloy containing platinum or palladium.

Cases made of 14-karat gold (585 gold) can also be found, although most manufacturers offer 18-karat gold watches today. This applies to watches in both mid and upper price ranges, such as those from Longines, Maurice Lacroix, and Tissot.

Some manufacturers use gold-colored coatings that resemble gold, but are actually something else entirely. The most common of these methods uses a PVD (physical vapor deposition) coating. During this process, the coating is applied via vacuum deposition. PVD coatings can also be made of gold and are regarded as very scratch resistant.

An alternative is electroplating gold on stainless steel cases. The gold layer is very thin; 20 microns is the norm. One micron is 1/1,000th of a millimeter. The gold plating is either 18 or 24-karat gold and prone to scratches, but can be redone if necessary. The PVD method has grown in popularity in recent years, so you will most frequently encounter electroplated watches in the vintage market.


Buying Advice

If you want to buy a gold watch, then you should pay attention to the karats. An 18-karat gold watch is an 18-karat gold watch, regardless of the manufacturer.

The price difference between gold and stainless steel versions of the same watch can be quite considerable. A stainless steel Rolex Submariner with a date display costs about 7,000 euros new, while a yellow gold version in the same condition costs 21,000 euros.

The price and value of an 18-karat gold watch also depends on the price of gold. The market price varies, but has usually been over $1,000 for one troy ounce (31 grams) of gold over the last few years. In the summer of 2011, it shot up to around $1,900. It is unlikely that the price will drop below $1,000. The price of gold watches has gone up simply due to their material worth. In the 1990s, the price was still oscillating between $300 and $400. Since gold also functions as a replacement currency in crisis situations, gold watches are a relatively secure investment. In the worst case, the watch retains value based on the weight of its gold. For this to be the case, however, one should imagine that times are tough and the gold price is thus very high.

Normally, the collector's value and the manufacturer's reputation play a deciding role in determining the price of a timepiece. Gold watches from an independent manufacturer powered by in-house calibers cost the most. Rolex's Submariner isn't the only expensive gold watch they offer. Other series have gold models, such as the Daytona or the Day-Date. The Day-Date is offered with a white gold, yellow gold, or Everose alloy, and the cases are available in many different sizes.

The story is similar with Omega. Their diving watch Seamaster is available in 18-karat gold, and the company offers a large selection of gold watches in their De Ville collection.

Patek Philippe is the ultimate manufacturer of gold watches. No other renowned Swiss manufacturer relies so much on the precious metal like the Genevan family business. The Calatrava is Patek Philippe's most classic series.

Patek Philippe is one of the few manufacturers who doesn't only make the case out of gold, but important parts of the movement as well. A good example is the rotor of an automatic movement, which is often decorated with engravings. Rolex also uses white gold indices - even on the models with a stainless steel case. Not just for aesthetic reasons, either: Gold doesn't tarnish.


Swiss Dominance

According to tradition, the first solid gold wristwatch was made by Girad-Perregaux and was delivered to the German Emperor William I in 1879. Now, around 500,000 gold watches are produced each year, with 90% of them being made in Switzerland. Rolex plays a prominent role in this, as they alone produce 200,000 of these gold watches. In one year, Rolex produces around 800,000 watches, making gold watches a quarter of their total production. The company produces cases in their own foundry. Gold plays an even more important role for the luxury manufacturer Patek Philippe, however. Gold watches dominate Patek's portfolio; there are only a few stainless steel models available. Usually, it's the other way around. Gold remains an expensive exception for most companies. A popular compromise is to create a bicolor watch, where parts of the case and bracelet are made of stainless steel and others of gold. Rolex calls this Rolesor.