This is a Vintage Stainless Steel, ROLEX Oyster Royal Wristwatch, which dates to 1945c and is in Very GOOD CONDITION. It has a Silver-Grey Dial with Arabic Numerals.
It has a 15J ROLEX Calibre 700 Movement, with sweep seconds hand (early Shock Resisting Balance and Breguet over-coil Hairspring), which is signed ROLEX etc., as in the pics.
The Stainless Steel Oyster Case – with the rare Ref. 4444 (Scooped bezel), is signed Rolex S.A. – 31 Victories, 4444 etc, with R.W.C Ltd LOGO on the inside back cover and is in superb condition.
It is fitted with an 17mm – Brown Leather Strap and measures 220mm overall – (REF:L633)
For more information on ROLEX History, please see David Boettcher’s excellent website : http://www.vintagewatchstraps.com/ – where you can read about Rolex and many more topics and articles about horology.
Type: Metal – outer chapter ring graduated in 1/5 seconds
Signed: Rolex Oyster Royal with Logo and Swiss Made
Width (mm): 28- (Note: 25.4mm=1 inch)
Numerals: Arabic & Baton
Hands: Radium inserts & Gold Centre Seconds – (original hands)
Condition: Very good – marks along the centre line appears to be an imprint of the hands possibly resulting from exposure to light.
Metal Content: Stainless Steel Oyster Style
Serial Number: Case Ref – 4444 ( the scooped bezel model appears to be a Rare Case Style) – SN 359387 ( between the lugs at 6) -1945c
Maker: Rolex – Screw Down Crown signed Rolex Oyster
Diameter (mm): 31
Diameter incl. crown: 33 and 38 to lugs
Condition: Superb – a few rub marks on the back and the usual light wear marks. A new gasket has been fitted since pic was taken.
Calibre: ROLEX Calibre 700
Model: Manual – Stem wind and set –
Type: 15 Jewels with early Shock Resisting balance and Breguet over-coil Hairspring
Serial Number: –
Condition: Excellent cosmetic condition and running very well
Timekeeping: Almost perfect over 24 hrs.
Overhauled: not recently
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