1 November 2004
ROLEX. AN 18K GOLD OCTAGONAL WRISTWATCH WITH GAY FRERES BRACELET
Signed Rolex, Oyster, Case No. 114948, circa 1925
With nickel-finished lever movement, 15 jewels, the silvered engine-turned dial with Arabic numerals, blued steel open square hands, subsidary seconds, in octagonal case with milled bezel, screw back and screw down crown, together with an 18k gold Gay Frères mesh bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
28 mm. wide; overall length approximately 245 mm.
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Gay Frères, located in Geneva, specialised in manufacturing jewellery, but were also renowned for producing high quality bracelets for wristwatches.
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