Our Company History

Welcome to Back In Time International, owned and operated by antiquarian horologist Kirk Putze and his wife Michelle. Kirk has been a watch collector and dealer for over 29 years. He is a member of the NAWCC, IWJG, AWCI, and Jewelers of America. Our store has been located in beautiful downtown Birmingham, Michigan since 1989.

We specialize in the sales, purchases, and restoration of vintage, modern, and antique wrist and pocket watches. We are an authorized dealer for many fine watch brands. Our vintage and pre-owned watches are the best in the market, having been meticulously restored inside and out by our in-house master watchmaker. Back In Time International offers a two-year limited warranty on all restored watches. We also offer a great selection of bands, professional battery installation and watch accessories. We are always interested in purchasing the following fine watch brands: Rolex, Patek Philippe, Panerai, Cartier, Breitling, Breguet, IWC, Audemars Piguet, Omega, A. Lange, Tag Heuer, Ball, Vacheron Constantin, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Franck Muller, Longines, Hamilton, Howard, and Tudor.

 Since 1989