Prospective buyers should be aware the the
importation of Rolex watches into the United States
is highly restricted.These watches (not limited to
Rolex) may not be shipped into the USA and can
only be imported personally. Generally, a buyer may
import only one watch into the USA. In this
catalogue, these watches have been marked with a symbol.
It is the buyer's responsibility to determine whether
there are any import restrictions and to comply with
such restrictions.The failure by Christie's to mark a
lot with this symbol shall not constitute grounds to rescind
or cancel a sale
lots are subject to 5% import Duty on the importation value (low estimate) levied at the time of collection shipment within UAE. For UAE buyers, please note that duty is paid at origin (Dubai) and not in the importing country. As such, duty paid in Dubai is treated as final duty payment. It is the buyer's responsibility to ascertain and pay all taxes due.
Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
The 5 import duty will not be incurred to the present lot.
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR