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    Sale 1348

    Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches

    12 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 177

    Rolex. An unusual 18K gold padlock-form bracelet watch

    SIGNED ROLEX, PRECISION, CIRCA 1945

    Price Realised  

    Rolex. An unusual 18K gold padlock-form bracelet watch
    Signed Rolex, Precision, circa 1945
    With rectangular nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, the engine-turned silvered matte dial with applied dagger numerals, the case in the form of a padlock with an imitation lock to the snap on back, the hoop of the padlock unbolting to open the gold link chain, a small key attached to one of the links, case, dial and movement signed
    20 mm. wide & 220 mm. overall length


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