How much is my watch worth?

Communicate directly with a qualified specialist and get a fair market valuation of your item, typically in 48 hours or less.
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Have you recently inherited or purchased a watch or timepiece and want to know its value?

Mearto provides quick and affordable online appraisals of watches or timepieces. Click on the "Start Appraisal" button above, follow the steps, and send us information and images of your watch or timepiece. Our qualified specialists will review and provide a fair market and insurance value, typically within 48 hours. Have questions about the valuation provided or want advice about selling your watch or timepiece? Our platform allows you to chat with a specialist for answers.

What is the difference between a watch and a timepiece?

Watches focus on timekeeping, while timepieces undergo acute attention to detail, higher value craftsmanship, and increased functionality, serving as both a timekeeping device and a tool. Timepieces adhere to certification standards for increased durability and additional features, making them more valuable.

What was the most expensive watch ever sold?

A unique watch from luxury Swiss brand Patek Philippe fetched $31 million at a charity auction in Geneva, surpassing the previous record held by a Rolex Daytona once owned by Paul Newman, which sold for $17 million.

What makes a watch valuable?

Luxury watch brands like Rolex, Patek Philippe, or Audemar Piguet are renowned for quality and reputation, influencing their value. Age, rarity, supply, demand, and craftsmanship also determine value. Brand recognition, heritage, exclusivity, and availability contribute to luxury watches' appreciation over time. Brands projected to increase in value include Tudor, Audemar Piguet, Vacheron, Cartier, Omega, Panaria, and Jaegar-LeCoultre.

What certifications or functions would increase the value of my watch?

A Chronometer Certification for durability and accuracy distinguishes a timepiece. Increased functionality beyond timekeeping, such as a chronograph, moon-phase calendar, monthly calendar, date window, or tourbillon, adds value.

How can you spot a fake watch?

Research before purchase is crucial due to increasingly convincing counterfeit watches. Familiarize yourself with authentic models and consult reputable sources like brand websites or auction house sale records. Discrepancies in color, finish, weight, markings, typefaces, and movement can indicate a fake. Testing materials, expert examination of mechanisms, and observing the watch's ticking can help authenticate.

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