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    Sale 1348

    Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches

    12 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 168

    Rolex. A gilt brass and painted hoof-shaped display desk clock with stop feature and wooden case

    SIGNED ROLEX, TIME TO THE SECOND, MOVEMENT NO. 1362, CIRCA 1960

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    Rolex. A gilt brass and painted hoof-shaped display desk clock with stop feature and wooden case
    Signed Rolex, Time to the Second, movement no. 1362, circa 1960
    The nickel-finished lever movement with 15 jewels powered by a battery, the silvered matte dial with applied Roman numerals, gilt dauphine hands, subsidiary seconds, stop lever in the band to 6 o'clock, the hoof-shaped case painted in green and black soft enamel to stylise marble, with applied Rolex logo and inscription Time to the Second, in original fitted wooden outer case, case, dial and movement signed
    132 mm. wide


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    A similar sabot or hoof display clock is illustrated in The Best of Time - Rolex Wristwatches by James M. Dowling & Jeffrey P. Hess, p. 354.

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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.