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Rolex Day-Date 36 18 kt Everose-Gold Leder 118135 Rhodium
AED 73,863
Seller
Uhren2000 GmbH
409
DE
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Rolex Day-Date Masterpiece 18946
AED 229,329
Free shipping
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Watches & Jewellery of Bond Street Ltd
327
UK
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Rolex Milgauss Maya Calendar
AED 70,533
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Wagner-rus
RU
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A. Lange & Söhne Chronometer 18k Gold Qualität 1A Taschenuhr...
AED 68,856
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Antiquitäten carsten berger
9
DE
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Breguet Reine de Naples
AED 38,541
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Chronometrie Stäuble AG
11
CH
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Omega De Ville Ladymatic 425.68.34.20.51.001
AED 33,578
Free shipping
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WatchBox
443
US
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Rolex LADY PEARLMASTER DATEJUST MASTERPIECE GOLD DIAMANT DIAMOND
AED 66,727
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Timeless Watches GmbH
316
DE
Omega Seamaster Blue Dial Automatic 41mm Steel
AED 9,500
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Timepiece360
21
AE
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Sinn 103 St Sa RB Classic Watch Sondermodell
AED 10,224
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Classic Watch
47
DE
Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra [FREE WORLDWIDE SHIPPING]
AED 13,131
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Private Seller
 
AE
Breitling Galactic 32mm 2018 STEEL GOLD QUARTZ Two Tone
AED 15,307
Free shipping
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European Jewellery
72
AE
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Casio GMW-B5000GD-9 G-SHOCK
AED 2,291
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First Advanced Watches
74
ES
Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean
AED 10,500
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Private Seller
 
AE
Ulysse Nardin Marine Chronometer Manufacture Stainless Steel
AED 24,386
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The Golden Line
AE
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Sinn 910 SRS Flyback Chronograph
AED 15,440
Free shipping
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Istock LTD
162
LV
Omega De Ville Prestige
AED 6,753
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Private Seller
 
AE
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 41mm Stainless Steel, White Gold &...
AED 47,250
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Timepiece360
21
AE
Rolex Day-Date 36
AED 60,000
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Private Seller
 
AE
Breitling Navitimer 01
AED 21,000
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Private Seller
 
AE
Breitling Colt 33 2015 QUARTZ 33mm STEEL Ladies Lady A7738711
AED 6,228
Free shipping
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European Jewellery
72
AE
Omega Seamaster Diver 300 M
AED 8,242
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Watch Center London
920
UK
Chopard Mille Miglia
AED 14,460
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Private Seller
 
AE
Chopard Mille Miglia
AED 19,000
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Private Seller
 
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Chopard Mille Miglia Mille Miglia GTS Chronograph Full box and...
AED 12,381
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Private Seller
 
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Louis Moinet Mecanograph Open Work
AED 32,265
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The Golden Line
AE
Omega Speedmaster '57 Classic
AED 16,500
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Private Seller
 
AE
Tissot Le Locle Automatic COSC Black PVD Men's WatchT006.408.3...
AED 2,400
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Omega Speedmaster Racing Co‑Axial Master Chronometer Chronogra...
AED 20,635
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Omega De Ville Hour Vision Master Co-Axial [FREE WORLDWIDE...
AED 20,635
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Private Seller
 
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Breitling Colt Automatic 44mm STEEL Date Black Dial
AED 6,566
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European Jewellery
72
AE
Omega Constellation Chronometer 38mm Steel & Rose Gold
AED 21,000
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Timepiece360
21
AE
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Sinn 910 Jubiläum (Limited Edition)
AED 22,952
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Istock LTD
162
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Omega Speedmaster '57
AED 25,512
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Royal watches
67
AE
Ulysse Nardin Maxi Marine Diver Blue Ocean Limited Edition
AED 28,138
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The Golden Line
AE
Omega Seamaster Diver 300 M
AED 7,925
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Watch Center London
920
UK
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Omega De Ville Hour Vision, Full Set
AED 35,791
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Plus Ultra AG
9
CH
Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean (black dial)
AED 27,388
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Chad Warrick
20
US
Hublot Big Bang 45 MM Unico King Gold Ceramic
AED 102,240
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MW Sportive GMBH
7
DE
Breitling Chronomat 44mm 2014 Flying Fish Automatic Chronograph
AED 15,757
Free shipping
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European Jewellery
72
AE
Omega De Ville Prestige Blue Dial 39.5mm Steel
AED 8,925
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Timepiece360
21
AE
Rolex DateJust 41
AED 33,346
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The Jewels of Beverly Hills, The Jewel Buyers
5
US
Breitling Aerospace EVO
AED 9,755
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Royal watches
67
AE
Zenith Pilot Montre d'Aeronef Type 20 Racer 45MM
AED 18,571
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The Golden Line
AE
Omega Seamaster Diver 300 M
AED 7,507
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Watch Center London
920
UK
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Ulysse Nardin Chronometer 36000, HiBeat, Rare 70s Icon
AED 9,177
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Plus Ultra AG
9
CH
Ulysse Nardin Maxi Marine Diver
AED 67,156
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Chad Warrick
20
US
Rolex Day-Date original bazel and diamond dial
AED 58,419
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Watches Investment
AE
Chronoswiss Chronometer Chronograph 2013 38mm CH7523 Automatic
AED 9,079
Free shipping
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European Jewellery
72
AE
Omega De Ville Orbis Hour Vision Blue Dial 41mm Steel
AED 19,000
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Timepiece360
21
AE
Rolex 118239
AED 63,780
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The Jewels of Beverly Hills, The Jewel Buyers
5
US
Breitling Navitimer 8
AED 11,255
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Royal watches
67
AE
Ulysse Nardin Marine Chronometer BOUTIQUE EDITION
AED 37,142
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The Golden Line
AE
Breitling Navitimer 1461 Chronograph Limited 1000 Pcs
AED 26,082
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Watch Center London
920
UK
Omega Grey Side of the Moon Speedmaster UNWORN
AED 35,570
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LBA Exquisite Time Pieces
6
US
Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean
AED 28,138
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Chad Warrick
20
US
Rolex GMT-Master Vintage UAE Air Force 1675
AED 458,659
Free shipping
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Watches & Jewellery of Bond Street Ltd
327
UK
Chopard L.U.C Quattro MANUAL WINDING 43mm ROSE GOLD
AED 45,959
Free shipping
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European Jewellery
72
AE
Rolex 116660 Sea Dweller Deep Sea Deep Blue JAMES CAMERON (31106)
AED 55,151
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European Watch Company
260
US
Rolex Sea-Dweller Ceramic Red Letter Dial Stainless Steel 1266006
Price on request
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Twain Time
 
US
Breitling Navitimer 8
AED 14,444
Seller
Royal watches
67
AE
Panerai Luminor Marina - Limited Edition Laureus Monte Carlo
AED 18,346
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Veritime Ltd
9
UK
Omega Seamaster Diver 300 M
AED 7,925
Seller
Watch Center London
920
UK
Rolex Submariner Date 16610 D-Serie Service 2019 B-P
AED 30,839
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Uhrtreff
111
DE
Ulysse Nardin Marine Chronometer Manufacture
AED 105,049
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Chad Warrick
20
US
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Chronometer - Certified Precision

"Chronometer" may sound like a fancy name for a normal watch - after all, it just comes from the Greek words for "time" and "measure" - but chronometers are really something quite special. Chronometers are watches, yes, but watches that have been tried and tested and certified to meet exacting precision standards. The COSC in Switzerland determines which watches may actually call themselves "chronometers".

The Oceanic Origins of Chronometers

Though the Swiss set the standard, the English coined the word. In the quest to calculate the longitude, the Englishman Jeremy Thacker, a clockmaker of extraordinary skill, created a series of increasingly accurate clocks, well beyond what had had previously been achieved. The clocks were intended to be used aboard ships and had to keep absolutely accurate time in order to allow for calculating longitude precisely, and thus fixing the position of the ship in the vast ocean. The last of Thacker's chronometers was actually more like a very large pocket watch.

Other clockmakers - and increasingly watchmakers - copied from and improved upon Thacker's final chronometer, producing watches of greater and greater precision. The original standards for accuracy were actually far more exacting than those currently maintained by the COSC in Switzerland, so very few watches were certified as chronometers and thus very few were actually produced and sold. The original chronometer requirements for mechanical watches are no longer necessary, since digital watches can already exceed them, but chronometers are still manufactured and sold (and resold) today as examples of extremely fine precision engineering. The use of jewels and precious metals in watches owes its origins to chronometers - these materials were used to make the mechanical movements as precise as possible.

Officially Certified Chronometers

Chronometers are no longer rare. More than a million Officially Certified Chronometer certificates are issued each year. Those watches that pass the most rigorous of the COSG's tests are rewarded with a special serial number and, indeed, the right to call themselves "chronometers" at all. Chronometers must meet several requirements: they must display the seconds; they must be highly precise; they must demonstrate that precision over the course of several consecutive days of testing; they must perform precisely in different positions and at different temperatures.

Chronometers in Everyday Use

This may sound extreme, but such reliability was crucial for individuals and groups that had to rely on the precision of portable mechanical timekeepers in the past. Pilots watches, for instance, needed to perform as chronometers (and those that did not had to be hackable). The famous B-Uhren, commissioned by the German Luftwaffe and manufactured by several companies, were chronometer-certified pilots watches - or chronometers that were used as pilots watches, depending on your perspective. Interestingly, despite the many years between Thacker's invention and the production of the B-Uhren, chronometers were still tightly bound to use in navigation.

First at sea, then in the air. And, still today, at sea again - or at least under it. Some diving watches, like the Rolex submariner, are also certified chronometers. Divers must be able to reliably track how long they've been under and how much time they have to surface.

Though their accuracy may have been eclipsed by digital watches, chronometers are still useful today.

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