12 May 2014
Rolex. A rare and very attractive 18k gold and emerald-set automatic wristwatch with day, date, and bracelet, made for the Sultanat of Oman
Signed Rolex, Oyster perpetual, Day-Date, ref. 18038, case no. 5'803'670, manufactured in 1979
Cal. 3055 automatic movement, 27 jewels, silvered brushed dial with the national emblem of the Sultanant of Oman printed in red, baguette emerald-set numerals with luminous accents, luminous hands, aperture for day in English and magnified window for date, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, ribbed bezel, screw back, screw down crown, 18k gold Rolex President bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
34.5 mm. diam.
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With Rolex fitted presentation box.
With only one such example known to date, this is an opportunity for the avid collector to acquire a never seen before at auction example furthermore preserved in superb condition.
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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