Collector's Pocket Watches, Wristwatc...

Geneva, Apr 14, 2003

LOT 709

Rolex "Oyster Perpetual - Self-Winding", Ref. 2764. Produced in the 1940's. Fine, tonneau-shaped, center-seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, tonneau-shaped, stainless steel and yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with a yellow gold-plated Rolex buckle.

CHF 2,500 - 4,000

Sold: CHF 2,500

C. two-body, polished, screwed-down steel case back and gold crown, yellow gold band, bezel and lugs. D. orange with painted black Roman numerals and indexes, "guilloche" sunk auxiliary seconds dial. "Baton" blued steel hands. M. 9 3/4''', rhodium-plated, 19 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, self-compensating Breguet balance-spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Diam. 32 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 4


Movement: 4 - 6*
Dial: 5 - 6 - 01


A similar watch is published in "Rolex, Collecting Wristwatches", by Osvaldo Patrizzi, Guido Mondani Editore, Genova 2001, pp. 134, 374.