12 May 2014
Rolex. A rare stainless steel automatic wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, date, bracelet, original Guarantee and box, made for COMEX
Signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual Date, Submariner, 1000ft=300m, ref. 16610, case no. N402'176, circa 1993
Cal. 3135 mechanical movement, 31 jewels, black dial, luminous dot, baton and dagger numerals, luminous mercedes hands, sweep centre seconds, magnified window for date, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, revolving black bezel calibrated for 60 units, screw back, screw down crown, stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
40 mm. diam.
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With Rolex blank Guarantee, sales tag, card holder, product litterature, presentation box and outer packaging.
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