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Auction Name: 2019 December 10 Watches & Fine Timepieces Signature Auction - New York, NY

Lot Number: 54172

Shortcut to Lot: HA.com/5422-54172

Rolex, Very Rare Ref. 6202 "Turn-O-Graph", Oyster Perpetual Chronometer, Circa 1953
Case: 35 mm, stainless steel, three body case, with screw down caseback, 950368
Dial: matte black dial with radium luminous hour markers, gilt minute track and script, luminous pencil with lollipop tipped second hand
Movement: Rolex self-winding calibre, nickel finished, lever escapement, No. F88888
Band: leather
Signed: Rolex on case, dial, movement


Condition Report*: Type: Rolex, Very Rare Ref. 6202 "Turn-O-Graph", Oyster Perpetual Chronometer, Circa 1953
Signed: Rolex on case, dial, movement
Model: Ref. 6202
Dial: matte black dial with radium luminous hour markers, gilt minute track and script
Hands: luminous pencil with lollipop tipped second hand
Metal: stainless steel
Case: #950368
Case Info: three body case, with screw down caseback
Case Width: 35 mm
Crystal: acrylic
Watch Movement: Rolex self-winding calibre, nickel finished, lever escapement, No. F88888
Band: leather
Circa: 1953
Condition: This timepiece is presented in very good condition with consideration to age and rarity. The matte black dial is exceptional with perfectly aged and intact radium luminous markers and hands. Original handset is present with rare "lollipop" tipped second hand. Case is in very good condition with noticeable wear on lug tips. Case sides shows signs of wear, and rotating bezel is missing, which is a common occurrence for this reference. Movement runs and sets as it should. Service is recommended for daily use, and timekeeping accuracy.
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