If you are looking for something special, that only a few have the opportunity to have, Ltd edition watches are that type of pleasure you can allow to yourself once in a lifetime. While many watch lovers thrive to fill their watch collections with ltd edition watches, the rest of us do it just for the sake of having something limited on our wrists.
Ltd edition watches are special for two major reasons: First because these timepieces are manufactured in small quantities, and second because they feature unique designs and new mechanisms that you will rarely encounter again.
Why Ltd Edition Watches Are So Expensive?
Reasonably, when the demand is higher than the supply, the cost of the product will skyrocket. Add here exceptional marketing campaigns run from giant watch houses, and voilà, here we have an Ltd Edition watches collection.
Easy to be said, a bit more difficult to put into practice. Just think about the work that a watch manufacturer should undertake to deliver an ltd edition watch. From the design to the movement, ltd edition watches require nothing but true watchmaking craftsmanship. These are the main reasons why Ltd Edition watches come with a relatively high price tag. Don’t lose hope though! In this article, we have mentioned some affordable ltd edition watches too.
Without further ado, below you will see a list of the best ltd edition watches you can still purchase until it’s not too late. Enjoy!
Ltd edition watches for sale
- Ventura Skeleton Auto Limited Edition
- Orient RA-AS0104E Mechanical Classic Watch
- TAG Heuer Aquaracer Bamford
- Seiko Presage SRPE49J1 Ltd Edition Watches
- Raymond Weil Freelancer ACDC
- Citizen Stan Lee Ltd Edition Watches
Ventura Skeleton Auto Limited Edition
Starting our journey to the ltd edition watches realm with this unique timepiece from Hamilton. Initially established as an American watch brand in 1892, the company is now owned by a Swiss company. The brand is appreciated by watch lovers all around the globe, as they manage to deliver entry-level luxury timepieces.
Ventura Skeleton Auto from Hamilton first appeared on the wrist of the Iron Man character in the movie Spider-Man: Homecoming. Inspired by Marvel Comics characters, the watch features an intricate spiderweb skeletonized dial in pure black.
From the sapphire crystal dial and exhibition case back, you can catch a glance of the automatic movement caliber H-10-S which offers up to 80 hours of power reserve.
Price the last time I checked: $ 2246
Ltd Edition watches to 999 pieces.
Orient RA-AS0104E Mechanical Classic Watch
RA-AS0104E model from Orient brings to life the iconic Orient Jaguar Focus, which was launched in the 1970s, and became one of the brand’s most sold timepieces. To better reflect the 70s vintage look, the watch features a combination of gold hands and hour markers in a green gradient dial.
On the dial, you can see a sun & moon panel, which illustrates the day to night change in a 24-hour rotating disk. On the side of the sun & moon panel, you will see an open heart window which allows the wearer to take a look at the mechanical self-winding movement with 22 jewels. If you’re lucky, you can find one on online watch selling websites.
Price the last time I checked: around $ 500
Ltd Edition watches to 1.500 pieces.
TAG Heuer Aquaracer Bamford
A collaboration between Bamford Watch Department (a London-based company known for personalizing luxury timepieces) and TAG Heuer (the Swiss giant watch house), brought to life one of the finest ltd edition watches you will ever encounter.
This timepiece can be an excellent choice for divers as its titanium sand-blasted case provides up to 300 meters of water resistance. The automatic movement calibre 5 provides up to 38 hours of power reserve and offers hours, minutes, seconds, and date functions.
Price the last time I checked: $ 3.900
Ltd Edition watches to 1500 pieces.
Seiko Presage SRPE49J1 Ltd Edition Watches
From the “Cocktail Time” collection, inspired by the world’s most known cocktails, here comes the Seiko Presage SRPE49J1 Ltd Edition watch. What makes you want to have this timepiece on your wrist at all costs, is the light blue mosaic dial, inspired by the Frozen Margarita Cocktail.
The watch is finished to details, as it comes with a 23-jewel automatic movement with manual winding capacity that can provide up to 41 hours of power reserve. On the dial, you will see a date window positioned at 3 o’clock, the dauphine hands, and the combined hour markers with Arabic numerals. If you want to count the jewels of the watch by yourself, just turn the watch upside down and catch a glance of the movement through the exhibition case back.
Price the last time I checked: around $ 700
Ltd Edition watches to 5,000 pieces.
Raymond Weil Freelancer ACDC
Raymond Weil is continuing their “Music Icons” series stronger than ever, with the launch of the Freelancer AC/DC Limited Edition watch. The timepiece pays tribute to the legendary Hall of Famers ACϟDC Rock & Roll group. In this ltd edition Raymond Weil watch, you will find an incorporated mechanical self-winding movement with in-house developed calibre RW1212.
In the dial, you will see the ACϟDC high voltage logo positioned at 12 o’clock, and silver Rock&Roll styled studs as hour markers. Through the anti-reflective scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, you can see the “naked” balance wheel positioned at 6 o’clock.
Price the last time I checked: $ 1,300
Ltd Edition watches to 3,000 pieces.
Citizen Stan Lee Ltd Edition Watches
Many Swiss and Japanese watch brands are seen throughout the years using cartoons and fictional characters to adorn their watch dials. The trend initiated around 80 years ago when Mickey Mouse was used in a watch face manufactured from Ingersoll- Waterbury (Timex today) to adorn the dial. The watch soon became the company’s million-dollar line and other watch brands followed the same rhythm.
Citizen Stan Lee Ltd Edition Watch is one of many timepieces Citizen has released from collaborations with The Walt Disney Company, Marvel Comics, and other Media & Entertainment houses.
Citizen Stan Lee 1,922 Ltd Edition Watches feature the pop culture icon Stan’s silhouette adorning the black ion-plated dial. Comic book style fonts and gold-tone accents, balance the black patterned dial.
The watch features the Citizen Eco-Drive technology – a panel that serves to capture light and use it to run the movement.
Price the last time I checked: $ 476
Ltd Edition watches to 1922 pieces.
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