Important Wristwatches, Watches & Clocks

Geneva, Hotel Des Bergues, Oct 14, 1990

LOT 409

Rolex, Ref. 8237. 1940's. Extremely fine and rare, astronomic, 18 ct gold gentleman's wristwatch with square button chronograph, registers, triple date and moon phases.

CHF 25,000 - 30,000

Sold: CHF 46,000

C. massive, polished, flared lugs. D. mat silver with applied gold indexes and Arabic numerals + auxiliary dials for the seconds, the 12 hours and 30 minutes registers, outer graduation for the days of the month, apertures for the days of the week, the months and the lunations, "Feuille" steel hands. M. 13', rhodiumed, 17 jewels, lever escapement, " Superbalance" balance, antishock system, selfcompensating Breguet balance-spring. Dial, case and movement signed. In very good condition. Diam. 36 mm.

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