Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Feb 26, 2012

LOT 346

ROLEX REF. 6605 YELLOW GOLD ROULETTE DATEJUST Rolex, Oyster Perpetual Datejust, Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified, case No. 221366, Ref. 6605. Made in 1956. Fine, tonneau-shaped, center seconds, self-winding, water resistant, 18K yellow gold wristwatch with date and an 18K yellow gold bracelet with 18K Rolex deployant clasp. Accompanied by a fitted Box.

HKD 50,000 - 70,000

USD 6,500 - 9,000 / EUR 5,000 - 7,000

Sold: HKD 60,000

C. Three-body, solid, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back and crown, fl uted bezel, crystal with cyclops lens. D. Champagne with applied yellow gold dart indexes and luminous dots, outer minute track, aperture for the date. Luminous yellow gold alpha hands. M. Cal. 1065, rhodium plated, oeil-de-perdrix decoration, 25 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Diam. 36 mm. Thickness 11 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8-19

Very good

Slightly scratched


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-53-01



HANDS Original