Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Mar 03, 2021

LOT 237

Rolex
Ref. 18038, self-winding, centre-seconds, date, day, Burgundy “Stella” dial; “Day-Date”; 18K yellow gold and diamonds

HKD 170,000 - 226,000

CHF 19,500 - 26,000 / EUR 18,000 - 24,000 / USD 21,700 - 29,000

Sold: HKD 225,000

18K yellow gold and diamond-set, self-winding, tonneau-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, water-resistant with screwed case-back, fluted bezel, Burgundy “Stella” dial with applied diamond-set indexes, centre-seconds and two horological complications:
· Date of the month (aperture at 3 o’clock, under Cyclops lens)
· Day of the week (aperture at 12 o’clock; indication given English)


Grading System
Grade: AAA

Excellent

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2 *
Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original

Brand Rolex, Geneva

Model “Oyster Perpetual” “Day-Date” “Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified”

Reference 18038 / 18000

Year circa 1980-1981

Movement No. O 572 413

Case No. 6 512 529 (by Genex S.A., Chêne-Bourg, Geneva)

Material 18K yellow gold

Bracelet 18K yellow gold Rolex “President” bracelet with deployant clasp

Caliber 3055, adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions

Dimensions Length 165 mm. (approx.)

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories hang tag, Rolex “Chronometer” red seal