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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 358

    Rolex. A fine, rare and attractive 18K pink gold automatic bubble back wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, two-tone pink dial and hooded lugs

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL, CHRONOMETER, REF. 3065, CASE NO. 270'000, MANUFACTURED IN 1943

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    Rolex. A fine, rare and attractive 18K pink gold automatic bubble back wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, two-tone pink dial and hooded lugs
    Signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, Chronometer, ref. 3065, case no. 270'000, manufactured in 1943
    Cal. 9 3/4 nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, two-tone pink dial, luminous Arabic and baton numerals, outer railway five minute divisions, luminous mercedes hands, sweep centre seconds, tonneau-shaped water-resistant bubble back type case, hooded lugs, screw back and screw down crown, 18K pink gold Rolex buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    32 mm. diam.


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    Amongst the most sought after variants of the legendary "bubble back" series, the present reference 3065 "hooded lugs" model furthermore stands out by its attractive combination of a pink gold case and two-tone pink dial. Consigned by a private collector, it is preserved in excellent, original overall condition.

    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.