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    Sale 1413

    Rare Watches Including Important Private Collections

    16 May 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 105

    Rolex. A fine and attractive stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with bracelet and box

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER CHRONOGRAPH, ANTI-MAGNETIC, REF. 6034, CASE NO. 907’350, CIRCA 1952

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    Rolex. A fine and attractive stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with bracelet and box
    Signed Rolex, Oyster Chronograph, Anti-Magnetic, ref. 6034, case no. 907’350, circa 1952
    Cal. 72 mechanical movement, 17 jewels, white matte dial, square and Arabic numerals, luminous accents, luminous hands, fifth of a second divisions, red telemetre scale, blue tachymetre scale, three sunken, engine-turned subsidiary dials for constant seconds and 30 minutes and twelve hours registers, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, screw back, screw down crown, two round chronograph buttons in the band, stainless steel Rolex Oyster expandable riveted bracelet, deployant clasp stamped “2.59”, case, dial and movement signed
    36 mm. diam.; overall bracelet length approx. 185 mm.


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    With Rolex period presentation box.

    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.

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

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