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    Rolex, Very Fine Oyster Perpetual Date, 18K Yellow Gold, Ref. 1500, Circa 1972
    Case: 34mm, 18K yellow gold, three body, round, Oyster case, with screw-down crown and back, No. 3160936
    Dial: champagne sunburst, with outer minute track, applied yellow gold baton markers with luminous dots, gold Rolex crown at 12, and date aperture at 3; yellow gold baton hour/minute hands with luminous inserts, gold sword sweep seconds hand
    Movement: Rolex caliber 1570 automatic, 26 jewels, Swiss lever, chronometer certified, adjusted to five positions and temperature, with date function and nickel finish
    Band: 18K yellow gold riveted Oyster bracelet, 13 links, stamped 73 on clasp and 57 on end links, signed Rolex on clasp
    Signed: Rolex on dial, case, crown, movement, and clasp

    This timepiece is accompanied by its inner box.


    Condition Report*: Type: Rolex, Very Fine Oyster Perpetual Date, 18K Yellow Gold, Ref. 1500, Circa 1972
    Signed: Rolex on dial, case, crown, movement, and clasp
    Model: Oyster Perpetual Date, Ref. 1500
    Dial: champagne sunburst, with outer minute track, applied yellow gold baton markers with luminous dots, gold Rolex crown at 12, and date aperture at 3
    Hands: yellow gold baton hour/minute hands with luminous inserts, gold sword sweep seconds hand
    Metal: 18K yellow gold
    Case: #3160936
    Case Info: three body, round, Oyster case, with screw-down crown and back
    Case Width: 34mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Rolex caliber 1570 automatic, 26 jewels, Swiss lever, chronometer certified, adjusted to five positions and temperature, with date function and nickel finish
    Band: 18K yellow gold riveted Oyster bracelet, 13 links, stamped 73 on clasp and 57 on end links, signed Rolex on clasp
    Circa: 1972
    Condition: Excellent dial; luminous dot missing at "7." Very good case, polished, with functioning screw-down crown and crisp knurling on case back, stamped 1500 between lugs and 1503 inside case back; crown shows wear on outer edge. Good bracelet, polished, stamped 73 on clasp and 57 on end links, with signs of stretch. 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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