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    Rare Oyster Junior Sport by Rolex, Retailed by Beyer, Stainless Steel, Manual Wind, Ref. 3136, Circa 1940
    Case: 30mm, stainless steel, two body, with screw-down crown and back, stamped with British, Swiss, American, and German (D.R.P.) patents, No. 105063
    Dial: black enamel, with gilt minute track and markings, and luminous baton markers; gold sword hour/minute hands with luminous inserts, and gold sword sweep seconds hand
    Movement: Fontemelon caliber FHF30 (subsequently renamed Rolex caliber 59) manual wind, 15 jewels, Swiss lever, with nickel finish
    Band: crocodile
    Signed: Oyster on dial, crown, and case; Beyer on dial

    Oyster Watch Company was one of several pre-Tudor Rolex brands. Beyer Watches & Jewellery is the oldest watch shop in Switzerland.


    Condition Report*: Type: Rare Oyster Junior Sport by Rolex, Retailed by Beyer, Stainless Steel, Manual Wind, Ref. 3136, Circa 1940
    Signed: Oyster on dial, crown, and case; Beyer on dial
    Model: Junior Sport
    Dial: black enamel, with gilt minute track and markings, and luminous baton markers
    Hands: gold sword hour/minute hands with luminous inserts, and gold sword sweep seconds hand
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case: #105063
    Case Info: two body, with screw-down crown and back, stamped with British, Swiss, American, and German (D.R.P.) patents
    Case Width: 30mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Fontemelon caliber FHF30 (subsequently renamed Rolex caliber 59) manual wind, 15 jewels, Swiss lever, with nickel finish
    Band: crocodile
    Circa: 1940
    Condition: Well-reserved dial, with intact luminous markers. Very good case with sharp edges and functioning screw-down crown. Running, but service is recommended.
    *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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    June, 2019
    3rd Monday
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