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    Sale 2792

    Amsterdam Jewels & Watches

    10 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 160

    AN 18K GOLD AND LATER DIAMOND-SET AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH DAY, DATE AND SWEEP CENTRE SECONDS

    Price Realised  

    AN 18K GOLD AND LATER DIAMOND-SET AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH DAY, DATE AND SWEEP CENTRE SECONDS
    With nickel-finished automatic lever movement, 26 jewels, mono-metallic compensation balance, adjusted to 5 positions and temperature, brushed gilt dial with baton numerals, magnified aperture for date, fan-form sector for day in German, tonneau water-resistant-type case with later diamond-set bezel, screw-down crown and screw back, with an 18k gold Rolex President bracelet and deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed, 36mm diam, 16.0cm total length
    Signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual Day-Date, ref. 1803, case no. 3493529, circa 1973


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