The Search for Your Dream Watch Ends Here

Artisanal workshop offering luxury watches with personalized service

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Founded in 2002 as the world's first online timepiece atelier, Watch Chest's mission is to create an accessible and sustainable way to trade, collect, authenticate, and preserve the greatest watches ever made.

Buying from Watch Chest CHRISTOPHER T. WILEY | Founder

Authenticity Guaranteed

With Watch Chest's renowned workshop and history of retailing Rolex watches, we take the guesswork out of purchasing an authentic Rolex.

Artisanal Craftsmanship

Our pre-owned Rolex watches are in a league of their own. We hand-select the finest timepieces and perform a rare preservation process so that every pre-owned timepiece we offer is held to the highest standards and Watch Chest Certified.

2-Year Warranty

Our master watchmakers have you covered as we guarantee all mechanical dependability of our watches for two years.


White Glove Procurement Service

If we don't have it in stock, we will find and deliver your dream watch with the same selectiveness, care, and craftsmanship that goes into every timepiece we offer.

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Let's get started

Our full service workshop is set up to serve you for life.

  1. Reach out for assistance in selecting your dream timepiece
  2. Purchase and set a delivery date
  3. Accept delivery with free insured overnight shipping - signature required
  4. Preserve your investment at Watch Chest with periodic service and refinishing
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Selling or Trading In?

Let us sustainably preserve your Rolex with the reverence it deserves.

  1. Send pictures & get a quote
  2. Mail your watch
  3. Get paid top dollar
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Rolex Watches

How to Use the GMT-Master II

Step by step guide to set the GMT-Master II.

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5 Ways to Maintain Your Luxury Watch's Value

Make the most from your investment.

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Quartz vs. Mechanical Movement

Do Rolex watches use a battery? Find out why they don't.

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How to Use the Unidirectional Bezel

A guide to use the bezel of the Submariner and Sea-Dweller.

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Calculate Average Speed With the Daytona

How to use the Rolex Daytona chronograph and tachymeter bezel.

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Measure Elapsed Time With the Daytona

Step by step instructions on how to use the Rolex Daytona

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We’ve Seen it All

The search for your dream watch ends at Watch Chest. Choose the best and celebrate your achievements with a Rolex from the craftsmen at Watch Chest.

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