Important Watches & Jewelry

New York, Dec 08, 2016

LOT 208

ROLEX REF. 1803 STELLA DIAL DIAMOND INDEXES WHITE GOLD Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, Day-Date, Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified, Ref. 1803. Made in 1967. Very fine and unusual, center seconds, self-winding, 18K white gold and diamond Chronometer wristwatch with day & date, orange Stella dial and a stainless steel Oyster bracelet.

USD 10,000 - 15,000

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

Sold: USD 30,000

Three-body, solid, polished and brushed, screw-down case back and crown, polished bezel, crystal with cyclops lens. Orange with applied round and baguette diamond indexes and luminous dots, outer minute divisions, apertures for the days of the week and the date. Luminous white gold baton hands. Cal. 1556, rhodium-plated, oeil-de-perdrix decoration, 26 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to 5 positions and temperature, shock absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism.

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Dial and case signed. DIAM. 36 mm. THICKNESS 12 mm. Approx. overall length 195 mm.