12 November 2007
Rolex. An 18K gold self-winding water-resistant wristwatch with date, sweep centre seconds, bracelet, original certificate, bulletin de marche and box
Signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, Datejust, ref. 6105, movement nos. H40861 and 48311, case no. 759413, circa 1950
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, the silvered brushed dial with applied luminous baton numerals, luminous hands, sweep centre seconds, window for date, in tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with milled bezel, screw back and screw down crown, 18K gold Rolex Jubilée bracelet and deployant clasp stamped 1.52, case, dial and movement signed
35 mm. diam.
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Accompanied by Rolex original guarantee dated 15 February 1952, Bureaux Suisse de Contrôle Officiel de la Marche des Montres Watch Rate Certificate No. 185812 dated 5 July 1951, explication regarding the rating certificate and presentation box.
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