Important Watches, Wristwatches, Cloc...

Basel April 21, 1990, Apr 21, 1990

LOT 325

Rolex Chronograph Antimagnetic, Ref. 2811, produced in 500 examples in 1937. Very fine and rare, 18ct gold, gentleman's wristwatch, with square button chronograph, register, tachometer and telemeter.

CHF 30,000 - 40,000

C. massive, polished. D. mat silver, with painted Arabic numerals and indexes + auxiliary seconds and 30 minutes register dials, outer tachometer graduation. "Baton", blued steel hands. M. 13-, rhodiumed, 17 jewels, lever escapement, Superbalance balance, self-compensating Breguet balance-spring. Dial, case and movement signed. In very good condition. Diam. 32 mm.

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A similar watch is published in "Rolex" by G. Gordon, page 257.