New York, Park Avenue
29 October 1996
ROLEX. A STAINLESS STEEL AND 9 CARAT SELF-WINDING WATERPROOF HOODED BUBBLE BACK WRISTWATCH WITH SWEEP CENTER SECONDS
signed, rolex, oyster perpetual, circa 1940
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, the silvered matt dial with luminous Arabic numerals and hands, sweep center seconds, the tonneau water-resistant-type case in stainless steel with 9 carat gold bezel and engraved hooded lugs, screw down crown and screw back, together with an associated stainless steel and 9 carat link bracelet and deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed.
32 mm. diam.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
The story behind a double portrait from the Barney A. Ebsworth Collection that’s being offered in London in March
From an Assyrian relief to a record-breaking swan decoy, Christie's specialists pick out their highlights from the last 12 months