Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Dec 15, 2015

LOT 152

ROLEX OYSTER CASE MANUFACTORING DEMONSTRATION KIT The World-Famous Oyster Case. Made in the 1970's. Rolex display case, demonstrating the manufacturing process of an "Oyster" watch case. From a solid piece of steel, three blanks showing the various stages of case production. Samples of a complete stainless steel Oyster case (Tudor, Ref 7995/0), two winding crowns, one small and one large, several perspex crystal half-sections including the Rolex Submariner 200m / 660ft and a Microstella screw adjusting tool. Case

USD 10,000 - 15,000

HKD 78,000 - 116,000 / CHF 10,000 - 15,000

Sold: USD 12,500

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DIM. 25 x 14 cm. HEIGHT 3.5 cm. In very good condition.