• Lot 188

    Rolex. A very rare and attractive stainless steel and pink gold automatic bubble back wristwatch with ribbed hooded lugs, pink California dial and bracelet

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL, CHRONOMÈTRE, REF. 3595, CASE NO. 54'435, MANUFACTURED IN 1942

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    Rolex. A very rare and attractive stainless steel and pink gold automatic bubble back wristwatch with ribbed hooded lugs, pink California dial and bracelet
    Signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, Chronomètre, ref. 3595, case no. 54'435, manufactured in 1942
    Cal. 9 3/4 nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, rotor engraved Rolex Auto Rotor, Chronometer, Swiss Made, Patented, Super Balance, pink "California" dial, luminous Arabic, Roman, baton and dagger numerals, luminous hands, subsidiary seconds, outer railway minute divisions, stainless tonneau-shaped water-resistant bubble back type case, pink gold blank bezel and ribbed hooded lugs, stainless steel screw back, pink gold screw down crown, stainless steel and pink gilt expandable bracelet, stainless steel deployant clasp signed Rolex, case, dial and movement signed
    33 mm. diam.


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    The present watch is a fine example of the rare reference 3595 with ribbed hooded lugs and the much sought-after pink "California" dial, featuring half Arabic and half Roman numerals.

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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.