Description

    Rolex Rare G.S. MK II British Military Pocket Watch, circa 1940's
    Case: four body, stainless, 50 mm, screw back with military markings, glass crystal
    Dial: black enamel, luminous Arabic numerals, luminous minute track, sub seconds, luminescent skeleton hands
    Movement: nickel bridge, straight line lever escapement, cut bi-metallic compensated balance with blued steel Breguet spring
    Signed: triple signed Rolex

    Note: The G.S MK II model was introduced for the British Navy in 1903 and production lasted until 1956. Examples with black enameled dials are very rare. The specifications were for a keyless watch with leather thong, strong lever, in metal case with strong glass crystal, fully luminous with a 15 jeweled movement.


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Rolex Rare G.S. MK II British Military Pocket Watch
    Dial: black enamel, luminescent numerals
    Hands; luminous skeleton
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case Info: screw back and bezel
    Case Width: 50 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: nickel, 15 jewel, straight line lever, cut bi-metallic compensated balance with blued steel Breguet spring
    Circa: 1940's
    Condition: case and movement are very good, dial is good with some hairlines


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2011
    3rd-4th Tuesday-Wednesday
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