Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Monaco, July 16, 2019

LOT 296

ROLEX, REF. 4500, ANTI-MAGNÉTIQUE CHRONOGRAPH, STEEL

Very fine and extremely rare manual-winding, round-shaped, stainless steel chronograph, silver dial with two registers, telemetric and tachometer scales.

Beau et extrêmement rare chronographe en acier. Boîtier rond. Cadran argent deux compteurs. Échelles télémétrique et tachymétrique. Aiguilles, chiffres arabes et index appliqués or. Mouvement mécanique manuel.

Brand Rolex

Model Oyster Anti-Magnétique

Reference 4500

Year Circa 1947

Calibre  13”, based on Valjoux 23, Glucydur screw-balance and Breguet hairspring

Case No. 497 547

Dimensions 36 mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

EUR 25,000 - 30,000 *

CHF 28,000 - 34,000 / USD 28,000 - 34,000

Sold: EUR 32,500


Grading System
Grade: AAA

Excellent

Case: 3

Good

Movement: 3*

Good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01

Good

HANDS Original


Provenance

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