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    Rolex, Rare Ref. 3525, Early Oyster Chronograph, Steel, Circa 1946
    Case: 35 mm, steel, two body case, with screw down caseback, No. 386439
    Dial: silver dial, with gold raised hour markers, multi-scale reading, registers for seconds and 30 minute counter, gold baton hands
    Movement: Rolex signed Cal. 13''' 23 VZ, manual wind, nickel finished, 17 jewels, column wheel chronograph
    Band: leather
    Signed: Rolex on case, dial, movement


    Condition Report*: Type: Rolex, Rare Ref. 3525 "Monoblocco", Early Oyster Chronograph, Steel, Circa 1946
    Signed: Rolex on case, dial, movement
    Model: Ref. 3525
    Dial: silver dial, with gold raised hour markers, mulitscale reading, registers for seconds and 30 minute counter
    Hands: gold baton hands
    Metal: steel
    Case: #No. 386439
    Case Info: two body case, with screw down caseback
    Case Width: 35 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Rolex signed Cal. 13''' 23 VZ, manual wind, nickel finished, 17 jewels, column wheel chronograph
    Band: leather
    Circa: 1946
    Condition: This timepiece is presented in good original condition. The case retains its thick lugs and shape, although shows signs of polishing. Bezel shows wear, specifically between 2-3 hour marker area. Original dial shows signs of ageing consistent with this reference and dial color (see photos). Movement runs and sets. Service is recommended for daily use and timekeeping accuracy
    *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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    Additional Location Info:

    The Langham New York, Fifth Avenue
    400 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY 10018

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    $7,500
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