The Art Of Rolex
Vicenza Oro, Jan 18, 1992
Rolex, "Perpetual Chronometer", Ref. 8171, produced in 1000 examples between 1949 and 1952 . Fine anci rare, astronomic, self-winding, 18ct gold gentleman's wristwatch, with triple date and moon phases.
C. massive, polished, satined. D. mat silver, with applied gold indexes + auxiliary seconds dial, outer graduation for the days of the month, apertures for the days of the week, the months and the lunations. "Alpha" gold hands. M. 11 3/4 "' rhodiumed, 18 jewels, lever escapement, Superbalance balance adjusted to 6 positions selfcompensating Breguet balance-spring, micrometer regulator. Dial, case and movement signed. In very good condition. Diam. 38 mm.