29 May 2008
This lot is offered without a reserve
ROLEX, "STAYBRITE" REF. 2740
STAINLESS STEEL MANUAL-WINDING WRISTWATCH, RETAILED BY C. BUCHERER
Calibre 9 3/4''', 15 jewels, monometallic screw balance, index regulator, the silvery dial with applied Arabic quarters and outer minute track, in two-part case, domed crystal, mobile wire lugs, snap-on back, case and movement signed by marker, dial signed by maker and retailer
Diameter: 31 mm.
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