Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 118

ROLEX "PRINCE RAILWAY" Rolex "Prince Railway", Ref. 1768. Case No. 019784. Made in 1938. . Fine and rare, rectangular curved, stainless steel gentleman's Art Deco wristwatch. Accompanied by the original fitted box and the original Rolex timing certificate.

CHF 3,000 - 5,000

HKD 24,000 - 40,000 / USD 3,000 - 5,000

Sold: CHF 5,000

Two-body, polished and brushed, stepped sides, straight lugs. Two-tone silver with painted Arabic numerals and baton indexes, outer minute track, subsidiary seconds. Blued steel "Alpha" hands. 7 1/2 ''' T. S. 300, Observatory Quality, rhodium-plated, 15 jewels, lateral lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to 6 positions, self-compensating Breguet balance-spring.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-6-01

Very good

Slightly oxidized

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIM. 21 x 42 mm. THICKNESS 9 mm.