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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 18

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

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER CHRONOGRAPH, ANTI-MAGNETIC, REF. 6234, CASE NO. 223019, MANUFACTURED IN 1956

    Price Realised  

    Rolex. A fine and rare stainless steel water-resistant chronograph wristwatch with bracelet
    Signed Rolex, Oyster Chronograph, Anti-Magnetic, ref. 6234, case no. 223019, manufactured in 1956
    Cal. 72 nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, the silvered matte dial with applied dagger numerals with luminous accents, luminous hands, outer blue and black telemetre and 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 Jubilee bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
    36 mm. diam.


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    Different versions of reference 6234 in regard to case material and dial layout are described and illustrated in I Cronografi Rolex - La Leggenda, Pucci Papaleo Editore, pp. 254 - 276.

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    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.