Time Is Money

  1. Rolex “Paul Newman” Daytona model 6241

    Rolex “Paul Newman” Daytona model 6241

    $120,000 - $150,000
    Maron calls the 6241 “the King of Vintage Watches.” Its value has increased dramatically over the last few years.

  2. Patek Philippe model 2499

    Patek Philippe model 2499

    $1.2 million - $1.5 million
    Maurice Marciano, CEO of Guess?, bought one a decade ago, when Maron says “they were selling for a quarter of what they sell for now.”

  3. Patek Philippe model 5074J

    Patek Philippe model 5074J

    $600,000 - $650,000
    “The efflorescence of horological achievement,” says Maron. Only five gold 5074Js with black dials exist. The NBA’s Juwan Howard owns one.

  4. Rolex Submariner model 6538

    Rolex Submariner model 6538

    $35,000 - $75,000
    To drive down the price of this watch, worn in 11 James Bond movies, Orlando Bloom agreed to wish Maron’s daughter happy birthday.

  5. Rolex Day-Date model 1803

    Rolex Day-Date model 1803

    $15,000 - $20,000
    Adorned in 18k rose gold, it jumped in popularity when Jennifer Aniston bought one from Maron five years ago. Now several other stars have one.

  6. Rolex model 1680

    Rolex model 1680

    $20,000 - $25,000
    The vintage 1680 comes with a blue dial and a solid 18k gold oyster bracelet, which Maron promises is “insanely attractive.” John Mayer thought so, too.