Multi-Time-Zone Watches Perfect for Hamptons Collectors

By Roberta Naas | August 28, 2015 | Watches & Jewelry

Dual- and multi-time-zone watches cater to Hamptons collectors with wanderlust.

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Sunglasses, Salvatore Ferragamo (price on request). Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-365-9765

FROM LEFT: From Officine Panerai, this Ref. PAM 531 Luminor 1950 3 Days GMT 24H Automatic Acciaio watch ($9,800) is crafted in a 44mm steel case and features SuperLuminova hands and markers. London Jewelers, 2 Main St., East Hampton, 329-3939

This all-new Orbis Terrarum ($16,100) from Montblanc is crafted in 18k rose gold with a dial that indicates city names and shows a map of the world. It’s powered by an in-house-made mechanical movement. Montblanc, Roosevelt Field Mall, 630 Old Country Road, Garden City, 516-248-4810

From Cartier, this elegant Tortue Multiple Time Zone watch ($48,800) is crafted in 18k gold and offers multiple-time-zone indications using a lateral cities disc and hands. A 24-hour hand indicates “home” time, and the dial includes a delicately drawn world map. An automatic movement, the 9914MC, powers this tonneau-shaped beauty. London Jewelers, 2 Main St, East Hampton, 329-3939

This Rolex Cellini Dual Time watch ($19,400) is crafted in 18k Everose gold and offers hours, minutes, seconds, and a second time-zone indicator. This COSC-certified chronometer is powered by a self-winding caliber made in-house. The second time-zone subdial features an elegant sun or moon to indicate daytime or nighttime in the second zone. London Jewelers, Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-627-7475

A rapidly growing category of watches is geared to world travelers who need to know the hour in more than one time zone. The hottest timepieces on the market today are dual-timers (which display time in two places) and multiple-time-zone indicators, world-timers (which show the time in 24 or more cities worldwide), and GMT (Greenwich Mean Time) watches (with a 24-hour indication and am/pm readout for a second zone). Versatile and easy to use, these watches make the perfect travel companions. For more watch features and expanded coverage, go to hamptons-magazine.com/watches.

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