Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Monaco, Jul 21, 2021

LOT 141

Ref. 68274, self-winding, centre-seconds, date, white dial; “Datejust”; stainless steel

EUR 3,500 - 5,500

USD 4,200 - 6,600 / HKD 32,300 - 51,000

Stainless steel, self-winding, tonneau-shaped, mid-size wristwatch, water-resistant with screwed case-back, inclined fluted bezel, white colour dial, centre-seconds and one horological complication:
• Half-instantaneous date of the month (aperture at 3 o’clock, under Cyclops lens)

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 1

As new

Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original

Brand Rolex, Geneva

Model “Oyster Perpetual” “Datejust” “Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified”

Reference 68274 / 68000

Year circa 1988

Movement No. 1 434 176

Case No. L 921 632

Bracelet stainless steel Rolex “Jubilee” bracelet with deployant clasp (Ref. 62510M; end-links 587 B)

Diameter 29.4 mm. (bezel)

Length 175 mm. (approx.)

Caliber 2135, adjusted to 5 positions + temperature

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories original fitted box and outer box(Ref. 68.00.08), certificate of origin, booklets


The original Certificate mentioned that this watch was delivered to Bucherer, Luzern / Lucerne, and sold on June 7, 1990.
The code “010” which corresponds at Rolex to the Swiss market.


*a 20% import VAT is due on the hammer price with buyer's premium, plus 150€ for termination of temporary export, at buyer's expense, only if it is delivered within the EU 87