29 November 2007
ROLEX. A STAINLESS STEEL AND GOLD AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH CENTRE SECONDS
SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL, MODEL "ZEPHYR", MOVEMENT NO. 13036, CASE NO. 286277, REF. 1008, CIRCA 1965
Cal. 1560 nickel-finished lever movement, 26 jewels, mono-metallic compensation balance adjusted to temperature and 5 positions, the gilt brushed dial with applied luminous dot numerals, luminous gold baton hands, centre seconds, in tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with milled gold "Zephyr" bezel, screw down crown and screw back, case, dial and movement signed
35 mm. diam.
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