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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 162

    Rolex. An unusual stainless steel automatic dual time wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, date and black lacquer dial

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL, GMT-MASTER, REF. 1675, CASE NO. 1'251'439, MANUFACTURED IN 1965

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    Rolex. An unusual stainless steel automatic dual time wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, date and black lacquer dial
    Signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, GMT-Master, ref. 1675, case no. 1'251'439, manufactured in 1965
    Cal. 1560 nickel-finished lever movement, 26 jewels, black lacquer dial, luminous dot, baton and dagger numerals, luminous mercedes hands, central hand for the second time zone, sweep centre seconds, magnified window for date, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, revolving copper-coloured bezel calibrated for 24 hours, screw back and screw down crown, stainless steel Rolex buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    39 mm. diam.


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    With Rolex period presentation box and outer packaging.

    The present watch stands out by the colour of the attractive black lacquered dial which over the years has changed from black to a warm chocolate brown, beautifully harmonizing with the gilt signatures, and the uniform cream discolouration of the luminous material to numerals and hands.

    Special Notice

    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.