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Geneva, Oct 14, 2007

LOT 75

?Jeweled Spheres? Rolex. Made circa 1940. Very fine and very rare, elegant lady?s 18K gold, diamond and ruby-set bangle watch with concealed dial and integral bangle bracelet with concealed clasp.

CHF 13,000 - 16,000

EUR 8,000 - 10,000 / USD 11,000 - 13,000

C. Octagonal, two-body, polished, detachable and fitted to the bangle within a bezel with two hinged catches, concealed within a ball-form case with hinged cover set with clusters of diamonds and rubies, bracelet en suite with gadrooned and ball links. D. Three-tone gold with black baton hour and minute indexes, Arabic quarter-hour numerals. Blued steel ?lozenge? hands. M. 6???, rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, self-compensating flat balance spring, index regulator. Dial and movement signed. Diam. 23 mm. Thickness 22 mm. Approx. overall length 200 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original