Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 123

ROLEX REF. 2508 STEEL CHRONOGRAPH Rolex, "Chronographe, Antimagnetique," case No. 41257, Ref. 2508. Made circa 1954. Very fine and rare, stainless steel wristwatch with square button chronograph, register and a stainless steel Rolex buckle.

CHF 10,000 - 15,000

HKD 80,000 - 120,000 / USD 10,000 - 15,000

Sold: CHF 12,500

Three-body, polished and brushed, flat bezel, concave lugs, snap-on case back. Matte silver with black painted applied steel Arabic numerals and dart indexes, outer 1/5th seconds track with 5-second Arabic markers, outermost tachometer scale, subsidiary dials for the seconds and 30-minute register. Steel epee hands. Cal. 14```, rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, bimetallic balance, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, index regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-53-01

Very good


HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 35 mm. THICKNESS 14 mm.