• Lot 281

    Rolex. An extremely rare stainless steel wristwatch with sweep centre seconds and bracelet

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER, COMMANDO, REF. 6429, CASE NO. 2'079'012, MANUFACTURED IN 1969

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    Rolex. An extremely rare stainless steel wristwatch with sweep centre seconds and bracelet
    Signed Rolex, Oyster, Commando, ref. 6429, case no. 2'079'012, manufactured in 1969
    Cal. 1225 nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, black dial, luminous baton and Arabic numerals, luminous hands, sweep centre seconds, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, screw back, screw down crown, stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet and clasp stamped 2.69, case, dial and movement signed
    35 mm. diam.


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    The present watch is part of an exceedingly small series of such "Commando" wristwatches supplied by Rolex to the US market in the late 1960s.

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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.