Description

    Rolex Rare Ref. 1530 Oyster Perpetual Date Automatic Wristwatch, circa 1976
    Case: No. 4147748, stainless steel, three body, polished and brushed, screw back, 36 mm, sapphire crystal
    Dial: satin silver with soft beige/champagne patina, steel bar markers, date at three, luminous steel batons, sloped minute ring with black markers and luminous dots at the five minute positions
    Movement: caliber 1570, rhodium finish, 26 jewels, adjusted to five positions and temperature, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism
    Band: style 96660, stainless steel, 14 links, deployant clasp
    Signed: all signed Rolex, with service box and papers from April 2012

    Note: The "Oyster Perpetual Date" reference 1530 self-winding model is very rare. Production totals are estimated at anywhere from 500 to 1500 pieces. The 1530 models were made one year prior to the Ref. 17000 Oysterquartz Datejust which shared the same style case and bracelet configuration.


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Rolex Rare Ref. 1530 Oyster Perpetual Date Automatic Wristwatch
    Model: 1530
    Dial: satin silver, steel bar markers
    Hands; luminous steel batons
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case No: 4147748
    Case Info: three body, polished and brushed, screw back
    Case Width: 36 mm
    Crystal: sapphire
    Watch Movement: caliber 1570, rhodium finish, 26 jewels, adjusted to five positions and temperature, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism
    Band: 96660, stainless, 14 links, deployant clasp
    Circa: 1976
    Condition: dial, case, movement and band are all in very sharp and good condition, one miniscule scratch on the dial left of the "D' in Date, watch papers indicating Rolex service in April 2012 for the movement, pressure test and crystal were completed


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    November, 2012
    18th Sunday
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