Description

    Rolex Oyster Chronometer 14k Gold Observatory Wristwatch Ref. 3116
    Case: 14k yellow gold, case no. 57598, tonneau shape, oyster screw back case, case length: 30 mm; 39 mm including lugs x case width: 29 mm, acrylic crystal, case back inscribed "To Dad / Shirley - Bernie / Ronnie - Rickie / 1945"
    Dial: 2 tone silvered dial, painted luminous Arabic numerals, 24 hour inner numerals, blued steel luminous painted batons
    Movement: mechanical hand winding, 18 jewels, Rolex patented super balance, timed 6 positions, movt. # 17798
    Band: brown leather strap
    Signed: triple signed Rolex


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Rolex Oyster Chronometer 14k Gold Observatory Wristwatch Ref. 3116
    Model: Ref. 3116
    Dial: 2 tone silvered dial, painted Arabic numerals
    Hands; blued steel luminous painted batons
    Metal: 14k yellow gold
    Case No: 57598
    Case Info: tonneau shape, oyster screw back case
    Case Length: 30 mm; 39 mm including lugs
    Case Width: 29 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: mechanical hand winding, 18 jewels, Rolex patented super balance, timed 6 positions, movt. # 17798
    Band: brown leather strap
    Circa: 1940's
    Condition: dial is very good with some settled patina and wear around edge from age, case is good showing wear commensurate with age, oyster case back edges worn down, movement running with cleaning and servicing recommended


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2016
    26th Thursday
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