• Jewels and Watches auction at Christies

    Sale 2830

    Jewels and Watches

    3 November 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 189

    A STAINLESS STEEL AUTOMATIC CENTRE SECONDS WATER RESISTANT WRISTWATCH AND A STAINLESS STEEL AND GOLD AUTOMATIC CENTRE SECONDS WRISTWATCH, BOTH BY ROLEX

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    A STAINLESS STEEL AUTOMATIC CENTRE SECONDS WATER RESISTANT WRISTWATCH AND A STAINLESS STEEL AND GOLD AUTOMATIC CENTRE SECONDS WRISTWATCH, BOTH BY ROLEX
    One with nickel movement with monometallic balance, gold dial with raised batons with polished hands and sweep second, printed with eagle logo, in tonneau shaped case with screw down crown and back, with down turned lugs, case, dial and movement signed 33mm diam.; the other with nickel finished lever movement, 29 jewels, the champagne Jubilee dial with diamond-set numerals, sweep centre seconds, magnified window for the date, the stainless steel tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with gold bezel, screw down crown and screw back, with a stainless steel and gold Rolex Jubilee bracelet and clasp, case, dial and movement signed, 29mm diam.
    Signed Rolex Oyster Perpetual Airking, ref. 5500, case no. 641895, circa 1960; the other signed Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust, ref. 68273, case no. 9219865, circa 1985 (2)


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