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    Sale 5889

    Jewels at South Kensington

    10 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 89

    A gentleman's automatic "Bubble Back" wristwatch, by Rolex

    Price Realised  


    A gentleman's automatic "Bubble Back" wristwatch, by Rolex
    The circular dial with Arabic quarters and tapered baton hour markers, the reeded bezel with polished hour markers the case with domed reverse, to a later 9ct. gold openwork bracelet, bracelet hallmarked Birmingham 1975 with maker's mark JAM
    Dial signed Rolex Oyster Perpetual Officially Certified Chronometer

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    Saleroom Notice

    The estimate for this lot should read 2000-3000

    Prospective buyers should be aware that the importation of luxury watches such as Corum, Rolex, Piaget and Franck Muller into the USA is highly restricted. These watches may not be shipped to the USA and can only be imported personally. Generally, a buyer may import only one watch into the USA.