18 November 1996
Rolex. An 18 carat gold self-winding waterproof 'bubble back' wristwatch with sweep centre seconds and bracelet
Signed Rolex Oyster Perpetual, circa 1940
With nickel finished jewelled lever movement, the matt silvered dial with applied Roman and dot numerals, sweep centre seconds, the tonneau shaped water resistant bubble back type case with screw down crown and screw back, together with an 18 carat gold Rolex Oyster bracelet and clasp, case, dial and movement signed
32 mm. diam.
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A similar watch is illustrated in Wristwatches Rolex by O. Patrizzi, p. 63.
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