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Important Collectors' Wristwatches, P...

New York, Jun 11, 2009

LOT 103

?Star Dial? Pink Gold Ref. 6062 Rolex, "Oyster Perpetual, Officially Certified Chronometer," Ref. 6062. Made in the 1950s. Very fine and extremely rare, tonneau-shaped, astronomic, self-winding, water-resistant, 18K pink gold chronometer wristwatch with "Star-Dial," triple date, moon phases and an 18K yellow gold Rolex buckle. To be sold without reserve

C. Two-body, solid, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back, Super Oyster winding crown. D. Matte silver with applied luminous yellow gold pyramidal, star, and dart indexes, subsidiary seconds dial, outer graduation for the days of the month in blue Arabic numerals, apertures for the days of the week, the months and the moon phases. Luminous pink gold dauphine hands. M. Cal. 655, "Chronometer," rhodium-plated, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, Super-balance timed in 6 positions, selfcompensating Breguet balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Diam. 36 mm. Thickness 14 mm.

USD 170,000 - 230,000

EUR 130,000 - 170,000 / CHF 190,000 - 260,000

Sold: USD 108,000

Grading System
Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-8-01


Slightly scratched

HANDS Original