29 May 2008,
Price Realised HKD 50,000
Estimate HKD 40,000 - HKD 60,000
ROLEX, "DATEJUST" THUNDERBIRD REF. 1625
18K GOLD SELF-WINDING WRISTWATCH WITH SWEEP SECONDS AND DATE DISPLAY
CASE NO. 1219038, CIRCA 1957
Calibre 1570, 26 jewels, monometallic balance with Microstella poising screws, the grey silvery dial with sunburst effect, gold applied baton hour markers and luminescent indices, sweet seconds, aperture for the date, in three-part case, brushed and polished, crystal with magnified lens, bidirectional rotatable milled bezel with 60-minute graduation in relief, screw back, "Twinlock" crown, 18k gold Rolex buckle, case, dial and movement signed
Diameter: 36 mm.
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