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    Rolex, Beautiful Two Tone Salmon Dial Bubbleback, Ref. 2940, Stainless Steel, Circa 1942
    Case: 32 mm, stainless steel, two body case, with screw down caseback, No. 199601
    Dial: Two tone salmon dial with painted luminous baton and Arabic markers, 60 minute/second track, luminous skeleton hands
    Movement: Rolex Cal. 9 3/4 '', self-winding, Chronometer, 17 jewels, patented super balance
    Band: leather
    Signed: Rolex on case, dial, movement


    Condition Report*: Type: Rolex, Beautiful Two Tone Salmon Sector Dial Bubbleback, Ref. 2940 Chronometer, Stainless Steel, Circa 1942
    Signed: Rolex on case, dial, movement
    Model: Ref. 2940
    Dial: Two tone salmon dial with painted luminous baton and arabic markers, 60 minute/second track
    Hands: luminous skeleton hands
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case: #No. 199601
    Case Info: two body case, with screw down caseback
    Case Width: 32 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Rolex Cal. 9 3/4 '', self-winding, Chronometer, 17 jewels, patented super balance
    Band: leather
    Circa: 1942
    Condition: This timepiece is presented in very good preserved condition. The case is in very good condition, with no signs of heavy wear. Very defined case shape, and thick lugs. Caseback engravings are deep and sharp, and has some light wear on the knurling. The two tone salmon dial is in very good condition with some ageing, but all lume intact for batons and Arabic numbers. Minute hand is missing luminous material toward the tip. The movement runs for a few seconds and sets, but service will be needed as this timepiece has been sitting with the same owner unused for over 40 years.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    December
    10th Tuesday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    December
    10th Tuesday
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    The Langham New York, Fifth Avenue
    400 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY 10018

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