Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 121

ROLEX REF. 6104 YELLOW GOLD Rolex, "Oyster Perpetual, Datejust, Officially Certified Chronometer," case No. no longer visible, Ref. 6104. Made circa 1955. Fine and rare, tonneau-shaped, water-resistant, center seconds, self-winding 18K yellow gold wristwatch with a Rolex riveted 18k yellow gold bracelet.

CHF 3,500 - 5,500

HKD 28,000 - 44,000 / USD 3,500 - 5,500

Sold: CHF 9,375

Two-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back, Super Oyster crown, fluted bezel. Silver with applied yellow gold baton indexes, outer 1/5th seconds track, gold framed aperture for the date. Luminous yellow gold baton hands. Cal. A.296, rhodium-plated, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, index regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-6-01

Very good

Slightly oxidized

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 36 mm. THICKNESS 14 mm. Approx. overall length 170 mm.