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    Rolex, Rare Day-Date Lapis Lazuli Dial, 18k Gold, Ref. 18038/18000, Circa 1983
    Case: 36 mm, 18k yellow gold, three body, fluted bezel, screw down caseback, No. 7623769
    Dial: lapis lazuli with gilt script, gold baton hands
    Movement: Rolex Cal. 3055, self-winding, rhodium finished, 27 jewels, chronometer, No. 0893629
    Band: Rolex signed 18k yellow gold "President", #8385, 24 Links, circa 7" long bracelet only laid flat
    Signed: Rolex on case, dial, movement

    This timepiece is accompanied by its original inner and outer presentation box, hang tag, and Rolex leather bound notebook


    Condition Report*: Type: Rolex, Rare Day-Date Lapis Lazuli Dial, 18k Gold, Ref. 18038/18000, Circa 1983
    Signed: Rolex on case, dial, movement
    Model: Ref. 18038 Day-Date
    Dial: lapis lazuli with gilt script
    Hands: gold baton hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 140.8
    Case: #No. 7623769
    Case Info: three body, fluted bezel, screw down caseback
    Case Width: 36 mm
    Crystal: sapphire
    Watch Movement: Rolex Cal. 3055, self-winding, rhodium finished, 27 jewels, chronometer, No. 0893629
    Band: Rolex signed 18k yellow gold "President", #8385, 24 Links, circa 7" long laid flat without watch head
    Circa: 1983
    Condition: This timepiece is presented in excellent preserved condition. Case shows some signs of very light wear on non crown side and caseback. Toning is evident on crown side of case and parts of lugs. Lapis Lazuli dial is in excellent condition, and presents with a purplish/blue color tone. President bracelet show very little stretch that is indicative of this era. Toning can also be found on bracelet links. Movement runs and sets as it should. Service is recommended for accuracy and daily wear
    *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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    The Langham New York, Fifth Avenue
    400 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY 10018

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