30 May 2016
ROLEX. A STAINLESS STEEL AUTOMATIC CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH BRACELET
SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL, COSMOGRAPH, DAYTONA MODEL, REF. 16520, CASE NO. A730533, CIRCA 1998
Cal. 4030 automatic movement, 31 jewels, white dial, applied luminous baton numerals, three subsidiary dials for constant seconds, 30 minute and 12 hour registers, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, bezel calibrated for 400 units, screw back, screw down crown, two screw down chronograph buttons in the band, stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet and deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
39 mm. diam.; overall length approximately 190 mm.
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With Rolex Garantie dated January 2000, fitted presentation box and outer packaging.
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