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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 262

    Rolex. A stainless steel self-winding water-resistant wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, date and bracelet

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL DATE, SEA-DWELLER, 4000FT=1220M, SUPERLATIVE CHRONOMETER OFFICIALLY CERTIFIED, REF. 16660, CASE NO. 7'336'311, MANUFACTURED IN 1983

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    Rolex. A stainless steel self-winding water-resistant wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, date and bracelet
    Signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual Date, Sea-Dweller, 4000ft=1220m, Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified, ref. 16660, case no. 7'336'311, manufactured in 1983
    Cal. 3035 nickel-finished lever movement, 27 jewels, the black matte dial with luminous dot and dagger numerals, luminous mercedes hands, sweep centre seconds, window for date, in tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with revolving black bezel calibrated for 60 units, valve in the band, screw back and screw down crown, stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
    40 mm. diam.


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    This reference 16660 is in overall excellent condition and is a rare transitional model hard to find for the connoisseur collector.

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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.