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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 339

    Rolex. A fine and attractive stainless steel water-resistant chronograph wristwatch with bracelet


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    Rolex. A fine and attractive stainless steel water-resistant chronograph wristwatch with bracelet
    Signed Rolex, Oyster Chronograph, Anti-Magnetic, ref. 6034, case no. 907'751, manufactured in 1952
    Cal. 72 nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, the silvered matte dial with applied dagger numerals with luminous accents, luminous hands, outer blue telemetre and black tachymetre scales, three subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds, 30 minutes and 12 hours registers, in tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with screw back and screw down crown, two round chronograph buttons in the band, stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet and deployant clasp stamped 1.69, case, dial and movement signed
    36 mm. diam.

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    Reference 6034 was introduced into the market in the early 1950s; the majority was cased in stainless steel or 18K gold, a small series in 14K gold.

    The present watch is a very attractive example of reference 6034, its classy look enhanced by the nice, well-preserved original condition.

    Different versions of the model are described and illustrated in I Cronografi Rolex - La Leggenda, Pucci Papaleo Editore, pp. 230 - 251.

    Special Notice

    Prospective buyers should be aware that the importation of Rolex watches into the United States is highly restricted. Rolex watches may not be shipped into the USA and can only be imported personally. Generally a buyer may import only one watch into the USA. For further information please contact our specialists in charge of the sale. Please note other countries may have comparable import restrictions for luxury watches.