29 November 2007,
Price realised HKD 223,500
Estimate HKD 180,000 - HKD 250,000
ROLEX. A FINE AND RARE 18K GOLD CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH
SIGNED ROLEX, CHRONOGRAPH, ANTI-MAGNÉTIQUE, CASE NO. 845132, REF. 4062, CIRCA 1953
Cal. 13''' nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, mono-metallic balance, the silvered dial with applied Arabic and dot numerals, outer tachymetre and telemetre scales, two engine-turned subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds and 30 minutes register, in circular case with stepped bezel and thin teardrop lugs, two chronograph buttons in the milled band, snap on back, together with an associated gilt buckle, case, dial and movement signed
36 mm. diam.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
Reference 4062 was introduced into the market in 1942, made in gold, stainless steel and in stainless steel and gold. It is one of Rolex's most successful non-Oyster chronographs. Production ceased in 1963.
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