29 November 2007
ROLEX. AN 18K PINK GOLD AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH
SIGNED ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL, CHRONOMETRE, MODEL "EMPIRE", MOVEMENT NO. 009430, CASE NO. 54524, REF. 3716, CIRCA 1945
Cal. 9 3/4''' nickel-finished lever movement, 19 jewels, mono-metallic balance, straight line lever escapement, the pink gilt dial with Arabic and baton numerals, outer minute track, blued steel index hands, subsidiary seconds, in circular water-resistant-type case with downturned elongated lugs, screw down crown and screw back, case, dial and movement signed
32 mm. diam.
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