Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 20

ROLEX REF. 5500 AIR-KING STEEL Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, Air-King, Precision, case No. 9350983, Ref. 5500/1002. Made in 1986. Fine, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with a stainless steel Rolex bracelet with deployant clasp

CHF 1,000 - 2,000

HKD 8,000 - 16,000 / USD 1,000 - 2,000

Sold: CHF 1,250

Three-body, polished and brushed, inclined bezel, screwed-down case back and crown. Satine silver with applied stainless steel faceted baton indexes and luminous dots, outer minute/seconds track. Luminous yellow gold baton hands. Cal. 1520, rhodium-plated, oeil-de-perdrix decoration, 26 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring, hack mechanism.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 34 mm. THICKNESS 12 mm. Approx. overall length 190 mm.