29 May 2008,
Price realised HKD 7,500
Estimate HKD 12,000 - HKD 16,000
ROLEX, "OYSTER-PERPETUAL" REF. 1038
STAINLESS STEEL AND GOLD SELF-WINDING BRACELET WATCH WITH SWEEP SECONDS
CASE NO. 2289930, CIRCA 1967
Calibre 157, 26 jewels, the gilt sunburst dial with tritium-coated hour markers, outer minute divisions, sweep seconds, in three-part case, brushed and polished, domed crystal, gold milled bezel, screw back, "Twinlock" crown, stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
Diameter: 34 mm.
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This lot is offered without reserve.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.
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