Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Jul 09, 2016

LOT 486

ROLEX REF. 116759 GMT-MASTER II DIAMOND & SAPPHIRE SPECIAL EDITION WHITE GOLD Rolex, Oyster Perpetual Date, GMT Master II, Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified, case No. V156238, Ref. 116759. Made in 2009. Very fine, two time zone, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, 18K white gold wristwatch with special 24 hour hand, independently adjustable hour hand, diamond and sapphire-set bezel, pave-set diamond dial and an 18K white gold Oysterlock bracelet.

HKD 400,000 - 600,000

USD 51,500 - 74,400 / CHF 50,000 - 74,000

Sold: HKD 625,000

Three-body, polished and brushed, lugs and crown guard set with 76 round diamonds, screwed-down case back and crown, bi-directional revolving bezel set with 28 baguette and one triangular diamonds and 30 sapphires, sapphire crystal with cyclops lens. Pave diamond-set with luminous round, baton and triangular white gold indexes, aperture for the date. Luminous white gold skeleton hands. Cal. 3185, rhodium plated, oeil-de-perdrix decoration, 31 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating free- sprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism.

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Grading System
Case: 1

As new

Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 12 mm. Approximate overall length: 185 mm.