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    Sale 1243

    Important Watches

    15 March 2016, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 128

    ROLEX. A VERY FINE AND RARE 18K GOLD, DIAMOND, SAPPHIRE AND RUBY-SET AUTOMATIC DUAL TIME WRISTWATCH WITH SWEEP CENTRE SECONDS, DATE AND BRACELET

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL DATE, GMT MASTER II SARU MODEL, REF. 116758, CASE NO. Z212356, CIRCA 2006

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    ROLEX. A VERY FINE AND RARE 18K GOLD, DIAMOND, SAPPHIRE AND RUBY-SET AUTOMATIC DUAL TIME WRISTWATCH WITH SWEEP CENTRE SECONDS, DATE AND BRACELET
    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL DATE, GMT MASTER II SARU MODEL, REF. 116758, CASE NO. Z212356, CIRCA 2006
    Cal. 3185 automatic movement, 31 jewels, black dial, applied luminous dagger, baton and dot numerals, central hand for second time zone, sweep centre seconds, magnified window for date, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, baguette-cut diamond, sapphire and ruby-set revolving bezel, pavé-set diamond lugs and crown guards, screw down crown, screw back, 18k gold Rolex Oyster bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
    40 mm. diam.; overall length 200 mm.


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    With Rolex undated warranty.

    Timepieces set with precious stones are amongst the rarest and most desirable watches crafted by Rolex. Modern interpretation of the widely acclaimed GMT-Master reference 16758 launched in 1979, the present wristwatches are also nicknamed "SARU" with reference to the diamond, sapphire and ruby setting, tribute to the colors of bakelite bezels of earlier references.

    Through their astonishing gem setting, heritage and rarity, the present timepieces are set to follow the footsteps of the original "SARU" references and become a collector's pieces. The present examples further astound through their excellent overall condition.

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