The Weekly Pre-Owned Watch Roundup: James Bond, Adventure, and Iconic Timepieces

Key Points:

  • The first Omega worn by James Bond, Pierce Brosnan, is up for grabs
  • Breitling presents the Endurance Pro, a workout-ready chronograph
  • Tudor showcases the Black Bay Dark, a stealthy watch with in-house movement
  • Rolex offers the Day-Date President, a symbol of power and prestige
  • Panerai introduces the Luminor Due, a more wearable version of their classic military watch

Every week, we handpick a selection of pre-owned timepieces available exclusively in the Hodinkee Shop. This week’s offering includes a piece of James Bond history, a watch for adventurers, an iconic Rolex, and more.

OMEGA Seamaster 300M James Bond Ref. 2541.80.00

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This Omega Seamaster 300M, worn by Pierce Brosnan as James Bond in “Goldeneye,” is a piece of horological and cinematic history. Designed to revitalize Omega’s dive watch lineup, this watch features a 90s quartz movement, a helium escape valve, and twisted lugs. With its strong ties to the iconic Bond character, this watch is a must-have for collectors.

Breitling Endurance Pro Blue Ref. X82310


The Breitling Endurance Pro is the perfect companion for adventure seekers. With its lightweight Breitlight case, thermocompensated SuperQuartz movement, and vibrant blue color, this watch is both durable and stylish. Whether you’re biking, hiking, or running, the Endurance Pro is designed to keep up with your active lifestyle.

Tudor Heritage Black Bay Dark Ref. 79230


The Tudor Heritage Black Bay Dark exudes an air of mystery with its blacked-out design. Featuring a black PVD coating, this watch stands out with its contrasting white hands and numerals. Powered by Tudor’s in-house movement, the Black Bay Dark offers 70 hours of power reserve and a sleek, neo-vintage aesthetic.

Rolex Day-Date President Ref. 18238

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The Rolex Day-Date President is the ultimate statement watch. Made entirely of 18k yellow gold and featuring a unique bracelet, this watch exudes luxury and prestige. Often seen on the wrists of world leaders and influential figures, the Day-Date President is a symbol of power and success.

Panerai Luminor Due 3 Days Ref. PAM 676

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The Panerai Luminor Due offers a more wearable option for those who prefer a smaller watch. With its slimmed-down case and signature Panerai design elements, this watch combines elegance with military-inspired aesthetics. The Luminor Due is a testament to Panerai’s ability to adapt while staying true to